The World Health Organization MONICA Project (monitoring trends and determinants in cardiovascular disease): a major international collaboration. WHO MONICA Project Principal Investigators.

@article{1988TheWH,
  title={The World Health Organization MONICA Project (monitoring trends and determinants in cardiovascular disease): a major international collaboration. WHO MONICA Project Principal Investigators.},
  author={},
  journal={Journal of clinical epidemiology},
  year={1988},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={105-14}
}
  • Published 1988 in Journal of clinical epidemiology
A World Health Organization Working Group has developed a major international collaborative study with the objective of measuring over 10 years, and in many different populations, the trends in, and determinants of, cardiovascular disease. Specifically the programme focuses on trends in event rates for validated fatal and non-fatal coronary heart attacks and strokes, and on trends in cardiovascular risk factors (blood pressure, cigarette smoking and serum cholesterol) in men and women aged 25… CONTINUE READING

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