A registry-based follow-up study, comparing the incidence of cardiovascular disease in native Danes and immigrants born in Turkey, Pakistan and the former Yugoslavia: do social inequalities play a role?

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p662
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors in which they compare cardiovascular disease (CVD)in native Danes and immigrants born in Pakistan, Turkey and former Yugoslavia. It states that immigrant people from Pakistan and Turkey had increased CVD incidence compared to Danish men. It mentions that no significant difference was noted in Danes and people from former Yugoslavia.


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