Assessment of the general health profile trends in the male population of Tallinn, Estonia.

@article{Volozh1998AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the general health profile trends in the male population of Tallinn, Estonia.},
  author={Olga Volozh and Alexander D. Deev and Eleonora Solodkaya and Jelena Abina and T. Kalyuste and R. Kaup and G. Gold{\vs}teine and A. Olferiev},
  journal={Public health},
  year={1998},
  volume={112 5},
  pages={
          303-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To construct a complex indicator, the Health Index, for the determination of the general health profile of the population and to assess the time trends of the latter in the male population of Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. DESIGN Three epidemiological studies of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) risk factor involving independent random samples of the male population of Tallinn aged 30-59 y were carried out in 1981/82 (survey I), in 1984/85 (survey II) and in 1992/94 (survey III), the… CONTINUE READING

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