Alcohol consumption and its contribution to the burden of coronary heart disease in middle-aged and older New Zealanders: a population-based case-control study.

@article{Wells2004AlcoholCA,
  title={Alcohol consumption and its contribution to the burden of coronary heart disease in middle-aged and older New Zealanders: a population-based case-control study.},
  author={Susan Wells and Joanna Broad and Rodney M. Jackson},
  journal={The New Zealand medical journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={117 1190},
  pages={U793}
}
AIMS To quantify the effect of alcohol consumption on risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and to estimate the contribution of alcohol to the burden of coronary heart disease mortality and morbidity in New Zealand. METHODS A population-based case-control study was conducted. Cases were all fatal and major non-fatal coronary events in non-Maori, non… CONTINUE READING