Estimation of the burden of cardiovascular disease attributable to modifiable risk factors and cost-effectiveness analysis of preventative interventions to reduce this burden in Argentina

@inproceedings{Rubinstein2010EstimationOT,
  title={Estimation of the burden of cardiovascular disease attributable to modifiable risk factors and cost-effectiveness analysis of preventative interventions to reduce this burden in Argentina},
  author={Adolfo Rubinstein and Lisandro D Colantonio and Ariel Esteban Bardach and Joaqu{\'i}n Enzo Caporale and Sebasti{\'a}n Garcia Marti and Karin Silvana Kopitowski and Andrea Olga Alcaraz and Luz Gibbons and Federico Ariel Augustovski and Andr{\'e}s Pich{\'o}n-Rivi{\'e}re},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the primary cause of mortality and morbidity in Argentina representing 34.2% of deaths and 12.6% of potential years of life lost (PYLL). The aim of the study was to estimate the burden of acute coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke and the cost-effectiveness of preventative population-based and clinical interventions. METHODS An epidemiological model was built incorporating prevalence and distribution of high blood pressure, high cholesterol… CONTINUE READING

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