oa South African Medical Journal - Ischaemic heart disease mortality rates in White South Africans compared with other populations

Volume 54, Issue 15
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Age- and sex-specific mortality rates for ischaemic heart disease (IHD) of White South Africans for 1970 were higher, especially in the younger age groups, than the rates in the USA and Finland, countries with known high IHD mortality rates, and Sweden, a country with a low IHO mortality rate.

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