Trends in Mortality From Ischemic Heart Disease and Cerebrovascular Disease in Europe: 1980 to 2009

@article{Hartley2016TrendsIM,
  title={Trends in Mortality From Ischemic Heart Disease and Cerebrovascular Disease in Europe: 1980 to 2009},
  author={Adam Hartley and Dominic C. Marshall and Justin D. Salciccioli and Markus B. Sikkel and Mahiben Maruthappu and Joseph Shalhoub},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2016},
  volume={133},
  pages={1916–1926}
}
Background— Trends in cardiovascular mortality across Europe demonstrate significant geographical variation, and an understanding of these trends has a central role in global public health. Methods and Results— Ischemic heart disease and cerebrovascular disease age-standardized death rates (as per International Classification of Diseases, ninth and tenth revisions) were collated from the World Health Organization mortality database for member states of the European Union. Trends were… 

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