Myocardial infarction risk and occupational categories in Kaunas 25-64 year old men.

@article{Malinauskien2002MyocardialIR,
  title={Myocardial infarction risk and occupational categories in Kaunas 25-64 year old men.},
  author={Vilija Malinauskienė and Regina Grazuleviciene and Mark J Nieuwenhuijsen and Adele Azaraviciene},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={59 11},
  pages={745-50}
}
AIMS To investigate the risk of a first time myocardial infarction (MI) among different occupational categories in 25-64 year old men in Kaunas, Lithuania, a country in a transition market economy. METHODS Case-control study among men aged 25-64 who were residents in Kaunas between 1997 and 2000. First time, non-fatal MI cases (n = 448) were identified from the MI hospital register (International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision, code I21). Controls (n = 1777) were selected and… CONTINUE READING

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