Epidemiology and causation of coronary heart disease and stroke in India

@article{Gupta2008EpidemiologyAC,
  title={Epidemiology and causation of coronary heart disease and stroke in India},
  author={R. Gupta and P. Joshi and V. Mohan and K. Reddy and S. Yusuf},
  journal={Heart},
  year={2008},
  volume={94},
  pages={16 - 26}
}
Cardiovascular diseases are major causes of mortality and disease in the Indian subcontinent, causing more than 25% of deaths. It has been predicted that these diseases will increase rapidly in India and this country will be host to more than half the cases of heart disease in the world within the next 15 years. Coronary heart disease and stroke have increased in both urban and rural areas. Case–control studies indicate that tobacco use, obesity with high waist:hip ratio, high blood pressure… Expand
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 188 REFERENCES
Diet and risk of ischemic heart disease in India.
WHO study on Prevention of REcurrences of Myocardial Infarction and StrokE (WHO-PREMISE).
Epidemiology of type 2 diabetes: Indian scenario.
...
1
2
3
4
5
...