Alcohol consumption and ischemic heart disease mortality in Sweden.

@article{Messner1996AlcoholCA,
  title={Alcohol consumption and ischemic heart disease mortality in Sweden.},
  author={Torbj{\"o}rn Messner and Birger Petersson},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of social medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={107-13}
}
Most previous studies on the relationship between alcohol consumption and mortality from ischemic heart disease (IHD) have been conducted in countries with an alcohol consumption pattern different from that in Sweden (and other countries in the "Vodka Belt"), where irregular binge drinking of distilled spirits is common. Therefore, we carried out an ecological study in Sweden where cross-sectional, longitudinal, and time series analyses (1973-1986) were performed on consumption of spirits, wine… CONTINUE READING