[Coronary heart diseases--epidemiology 1984].


Epidemiology is the basic science of preventive medicine, within the present context preventive cardiology. The thesis that premature coronary heart disease is preventable to a large extent is based on the concept of risk factors and the further thesis that there is a cause-and-effect relationship between these factors and the disease itself. The latter… (More)


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@article{Epstein1984CoronaryHD, title={[Coronary heart diseases--epidemiology 1984].}, author={Fred H Epstein}, journal={Zeitschrift fur Kardiologie}, year={1984}, volume={73 Suppl 2}, pages={135-41} }