Effect of the US-Mexico border region in cardiovascular mortality: ecological time trend analysis of Mexican border and non-border municipalities from 1998 to 2012

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Gabriel Anaya; Wael K Al-Delaimy;
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: BMC Public Health,volume 17 (issn: 1471-2458, eissn: 1471-2458)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4332-6, pmc: PMC5420111
  • Subject: US-Mexico Border | Cardiovascular Disease | Mexico | Risk factors | Research Article | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Cardiovascular Mortality | International Border

Abstract Background An array of risk factors has been associated with cardiovascular diseases, and developing nations are becoming disproportionately affected by such diseases. Cardiovascular diseases have been reported to be highly prevalent in the Mexican population, ... View more
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