Age-period-cohort projections of ischaemic heart disease mortality by socio-economic position in a rapidly transitioning Chinese population

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Wong, IOL ; Schooling, CM ; Cowling, BJ ; Leung, GM (2013)
  • Publisher: United States
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 8, issue 4 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0061495, pmc: PMC3623955
  • Subject: Cardiovascular Diseases in Women | Heart Failure | Research Article | Medicine | Economic Epidemiology | Lifecourse Epidemiology | Cardiovascular | Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology | Q | Epidemiology | R | Science | Socioeconomic Aspects of Health | Acute Cardiovascular Problems | Public Health | Non-Clinical Medicine
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular diseases

Background:With economic development and population aging, ischaemic heart disease (IHD) is becoming a leading cause of mortality with widening inequalities in China. To forewarn the trends in China we projected IHD trends in the most economically developed part of Chin... View more
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