Dr Lee Nedkoff
|Institute:||University of Western Australia|
The burden of coronary heart disease in younger people: evidence for cardiovascular prevention
There is increasing evidence that the burden of coronary heart disease (CHD) is worsening in people aged under 55 years in Australia.
Mortality rates for CHD have not improved in 35-54-year olds since the 1990s, and more recently, data from Western Australia shows increasing incidence of acute presentations of CHD including heart…