Cardiovascular risk factors predict survival in middle-aged men during 50 years.

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OBJECTIVES We aimed at studying the expectancy of life in middle-aged men as a function of several personal characteristics and risk factors. MATERIAL AND METHODS A sample of 1712 Italian men aged 40-59, first examined in 1960, was followed-up for mortality for 50 years. The length of survival was estimated as a function of 48 personal characteristics and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejim.2012.08.004

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@article{Menotti2013CardiovascularRF, title={Cardiovascular risk factors predict survival in middle-aged men during 50 years.}, author={Alessandro Menotti and Paolo Emilio Puddu and Mariapaola Lanti and Giuseppe Maiani and Flaminio Fidanza}, journal={European journal of internal medicine}, year={2013}, volume={24 1}, pages={67-74} }