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Coronary heart disease in Scotland

Great Britain. Scottish Office Department of Health. Public Health Policy Unit.

Coronary heart disease in Scotland

by Great Britain. Scottish Office Department of Health. Public Health Policy Unit.

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Published by HMSO in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronary heart disease -- Scotland.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementScottish Office Department of Health, Public Health Policy Unit.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 108 p. ;
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22042900M
    ISBN 100114957703
    OCLC/WorldCa34405103

    Abstract. Data f men and women aged years from 22 districts in the Scottish Heart Health Study were used to describe the prevalence rates of coronary heart disease in Scotland in and their relation to the geographical variation in mortality in these by: Background. Coronary heart disease is a chronic medical condition in which the blood vessels supplying the heart muscle become narrowed or even blocked by fatty deposits on the inner linings of the blood vessels—a process known as arthrosclerosis; this restricts blood flow to the heart, and if the blood vessels completely occlude, it may cause a heart by:

    Coronary heart disease (CHD) continues to be a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Scotland, 1 which has the sixth and fifth highest death rates worldwide for ischaemic heart disease for men and women, respectively. 2 The white paper “Towards a healthier Scotland” set targets of halving premature mortality from CHD by and outlined a programme of regular measurements to Cited by: The book is dedicated to providing comprehensive coverage of every aspect of coronary arterial medicine from cardiac signs and symptoms through imaging and the genetic basis for coronary disease to surgery, interventions, treatment and also to preventive cardiology.

    Coronary heart disease, also called coronary artery disease, is a heart disease. ("Coronary" means "the blood vessels of the heart".) Coronary heart disease causes plaque to build up inside the coronary arteries. This causes the coronary arteries to become narrower. An artery is a blood vessel - Missing: Scotland. Scots living in deprived communities are far more likely to die of a stroke or heart disease than people in wealthy areas, according to official statistics that add to evidence of the nation’s.


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Coronary heart disease (CHD), which includes heart attacks, is a leading cause of illness and death in Scotland. The number of new cases of CHD (incidence) has decreased over the past decade. The age and sex standardised incidence rate decreased from perin /04 to in /13, a decrease of %. In coronary heart disease a fatty substance, called atheroma, builds up in the lining of one (or more) of your coronary arteries.

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Coronary heart disease is now the leading cause of death worldwide. An estimated million men and million women die each year from CHD 1.

In developed countries heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and women 2. In Europe CHD accounts for an estimated million deaths each year 4. CHD is the most common cause of deaths in. However, heart disease has been described and studied by people across the world since the times of ancient Egypt.

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These arteries supply your heart muscle with oxygen-rich blood.Death statistics which are available from other websites Statistics for Scotland, and for areas within Scotland The National Records of Scotland (NRS) publishes the numbers of deaths for Local Authority areas and Health Board areas in the Vital Events Reference Tables, which are available on this website.Coronary Heart Disease Remains The Number 1 Killer In The UK Deaths In the UK every year.people die from heart and circulatory disease.

73, people die from coronary heart disease (CHD). 40, people died from a stroke. 42, people died prematurely from cardiovascular disease (CVD).