Complex impact of remoteness on the incidence of myocardial infarction in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in Western Australia.

@article{Katzenellenbogen2012ComplexIO,
  title={Complex impact of remoteness on the incidence of myocardial infarction in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people in Western Australia.},
  author={Judith M. Katzenellenbogen and Frank M. Sanfilippo and Michael S. T. Hobbs and Thomas G Briffa and Matthew Knuiman and Lyn Dimer and Peter G. L. Thompson and Sandra Claire Thompson},
  journal={The Australian journal of rural health},
  year={2012},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={305-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the impact of remoteness on Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal myocardial infarction incidence rates in men and women of different ages. DESIGN Descriptive study. SETTING Western Australia. PARTICIPANTS Incident cases of myocardial infarction in Western Australia from 2000-2004 identified from person-linked files of hospital and mortality records. Analysis was undertaken for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations, separately and combined, by broad age group, sex and… CONTINUE READING

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