TITLE

Disheartening developments on the world stage

AUTHOR(S)
Paradis, Gilles; Dagenais, Gilles R.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 12, p1659
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Surveys the prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) as 1997 concludes. Inequalities in CVD according to socioeconomic status and access to preventive health care; Increases in CVD events and risk factors in eastern and central Europe; Findings of the Global Burden of Disease Study; Effective prevention; Identification of risk factors; Gains in tobacco policy.
ACCESSION #
9712223994

 

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