Five-year incidence of angina pectoris and other forms of coronary heart disease in healthy men aged 50-59 in France and Northern Ireland: the Prospective Epidemiological Study of Myocardial Infarction (PRIME) Study.

@article{Ducimetire2001FiveyearIO,
  title={Five-year incidence of angina pectoris and other forms of coronary heart disease in healthy men aged 50-59 in France and Northern Ireland: the Prospective Epidemiological Study of Myocardial Infarction (PRIME) Study.},
  author={Pierre Ducimeti{\`e}re and J B Ruidavets and Mich{\`e}le Montaye and Bernadette Haas and John Yarnell},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={1057-62}
}
BACKGROUND The North-South gradient in myocardial infarction and coronary death rates in various western European regions has been described by the WHO MONICA Project over the last decade. The results of the 5-year follow-up of the Prospective Epidemiological Study of Myocardial Infarction (PRIME) Study reported here give the opportunity of extending the comparison to the incidence of angina pectoris in men aged 50-59 living in four regions (Belfast, Lille, Strasbourg, Toulouse) which were… CONTINUE READING