Associations of serum high density lipoprotein and total cholesterol with total, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality in a 7-year prospective study of 10 000 men.

@article{Yaari1981AssociationsOS,
  title={Associations of serum high density lipoprotein and total cholesterol with total, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality in a 7-year prospective study of 10 000 men.},
  author={Shlomit Yaari and Goldbourt and S Even-Zohar and Henry N. Neufeld},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1981},
  volume={1 8228},
  pages={1011-5}
}
10 059 civil servants and municipal employees, aged 40--65, were examined in the Israeli Ischaemic Heart Disease Study. 475 (4.72%) died during a 7-year follow-up. High density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol levels were determined in the last 6562 men entering the study. 305 (4.65%) of these men died. Coronary heart disease (CHD) accounted for 37% of the… CONTINUE READING