Illiteracy, low educational status, and cardiovascular mortality in India
- Healthy lifestyle lowers risk of sudden cardiac death. // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);7/20/2011, Vol. 11 Issue 26, p1
The article reports on a study published in the July 6, 2011 issue of the "Journal of the American Medical Association on the impact of healthy lifestyle on the risk of sudden cardiac death.
- Information and Risk Modification Trial (INFORM): design of a randomised controlled trial of communicating different types of information about coronary heart disease risk, alongside lifestyle advice, to achieve change in health-related behaviour. Silarova, Barbora; Lucas, Joanne; Butterworth, Adam S.; Di Angelantonio, Emanuele; Girling, Christine; Lawrence, Kathryn; Mackintosh, Stuart; Moore, Carmel; Payne, Rupert A.; Sharp, Stephen J.; Shefer, Guy; Tolkien, Zoe; Usher-Smith, Juliet; Walker, Matthew; Danesh, John; Griffin, Simon // BMC Public Health;9/8/2015, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) remains the leading cause of death globally. Primary prevention of CVD requires cost-effective strategies to identify individuals at high risk in order to help target preventive interventions. An integral part of this approach is the use of CVD risk...
- Trends in educational inequalities in cause specific mortality in Norway from 1960 to 2010: a turning point for educational inequalities in cause specific mortality of Norwegian men after the millennium? Strand, Bjørn Heine; Steingrímsdóttir, Ólöf Anna; Grøholt, Else-Karin; Ariansen, Inger; Graff-Iversen, Sidsel; Næss, Øyvind // BMC Public Health;2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Background Educational inequalities in total mortality in Norway have widened during 1960-2000. We wanted to investigate if inequalities have continued to increase in the post millennium decade, and which causes of deaths were the main drivers. Methods All deaths (total and cause specific) in...
- Temperature and cardiovascular mortality. Wilmshurst, Peter // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/22/94, Vol. 309 Issue 6961, p1029
Examines the interrelation between cold temperature and cardiovascular mortality in Northern Europe. Risk factors of cardiovascular disease; Preventive campaigns against the disease; Analysis on the seasonal fluctuations in cardiovascular events.
- Exercise, Vascular Wall and Cardiovascular Diseases. Fung Ping Leung; Lai Ming Yung; Laher, Ismail; Xiaoqiang Yao; Zhen Yu Chen; Yu Huang // Sports Medicine;2008, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p1006
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) remains the leading cause of morbidity and premature mortality in both women and men in most industrialized countries, and has for some time also established a prominent role in developing nations. In fact, obesity, diabetes mellitus and hypertension are now...
- Large Daily Stock Variation Is Associated with Cardiovascular Mortality in Two Cities of Guangdong, China. Lin, Hualiang; Zhang, Yonghui; Xu, Yanjun; Liu, Tao; Xiao, Jianpeng; Luo, Yuan; Xu, Xiaojun; He, Yanhui; Ma, Wenjun // PLoS ONE;Jul2013, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p1
Objective: The current study aimed to examine the effects of daily change of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange Index on cardiovascular mortality in Guangzhou and Taishan, China. Methods: Daily mortality and stock performance data during 2006â€“2010 were collected to construct the time series for...
- How to Increase Your Lifespan. // IDEA Fitness Journal;Mar2015, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p15
The article reports that according to a study published in the journal "JAMA Internal Medicine," people who feel younger have a longer life.
- Quantum Sufficit. Evans, Sarah; McNeill, Heather // American Family Physician;5/1/2004, Vol. 69 Issue 9, p2050
Focuses on several health issues. Association of depression with cardiovascular death; Benefits of chest compression in increasing the survival of persons with cardiac arrest; Health risk of upper-ear piercing.
- Few Americans attain CV health goals associated with decreased mortality. // Formulary;Aug2012, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p278
The article reports on research which was conducted by the Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia and was published in a 2012 online issue of the "Journal of the American Medical Association". The research found...