Age and Sex Pattern of Cardiovascular Mortality, Hospitalisation and Associated Cost in India

@inproceedings{Srivastava2013AgeAS,
  title={Age and Sex Pattern of Cardiovascular Mortality, Hospitalisation and Associated Cost in India},
  author={Akanksha Srivastava and Sanjay Kumar Mohanty},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
CONTEXT Though the cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of mortality in India, little is known about the human and economic loss attributed to the disease. The aim of this paper is to account the age and sex pattern of mortality, hospitalisation and the cost of hospitalisation for cardiovascular diseases in India. DATA AND METHODS Data for the present study has been drawn from multiple sources; 52(nd) and 60(th) rounds of the National Sample Survey, Special Survey of Death, 2001-03… CONTINUE READING