oa South African Medical Journal - Cardiovascular disease in the Asiatic (Indian) population of Durban
|Article Title||Cardiovascular disease in the Asiatic (Indian) population of Durban|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Pathology, University of Natal, Durban|
|Publication Date||Feb 1969|
|Pages||136 - 138|
|Keyword(s)||Cardiology, Cardiovascular disease, Durban, Epidemiology and Indian population|
It would appear that a major cause of the higher mortality in Asiatics as compared with Whites in the age-groups 35 - 69 years is the high incidence of hypertensive vascular disease in addition to ischaemic heart disease.
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