Explaining the increase in coronary heart disease mortality in Beijing between 1984 and 1999.

@article{Critchley2004ExplainingTI,
  title={Explaining the increase in coronary heart disease mortality in Beijing between 1984 and 1999.},
  author={Julia A Critchley and Weiping Li and Dong Zhao and Wang Wei and Simon Capewell},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2004},
  volume={110 10},
  pages={1236-44}
}
BACKGROUND Coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality is rising in many developing countries. We examined how much of the increase in CHD mortality in Beijing, China, between 1984 and 1999 could be attributed to changes in major cardiovascular risk factors and assessed the impact of medical and surgical treatments. METHODS AND RESULTS A validated, cell-based mortality model synthesized data on (1) patient numbers, (2) uptake of specific medical and surgical treatments, (3) treatment effectiveness… CONTINUE READING
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