oa South African Medical Journal - Trends with time of cardiovascular mortality rates in the populations of the RSA for the period 1968 - 1977
|Article Title||Trends with time of cardiovascular mortality rates in the populations of the RSA for the period 1968 - 1977|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand and Institute for Biostatistics (Transvaal Branch) of the South African Medical Research Council, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Jun 1982|
|Pages||987 - 993|
|Keyword(s)||Cardiology, Cardiovascular mortality, Cause of death, Epidemiology, Ethic groups, Mortality and Physiology|
Age-adjusted mortality rates (MRs) were calculated for each year of the period 1968-1977 (the period also covered by the 8th revised edition of the International Classification of Diseases) for major cardiovascular diseases in White, Asian and Coloured males in the RSA and males in the USA, UK and Australia.
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