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In 2000, the American College of Cardiology estimated that by 2050, the population of Americans with the diagnosis of heart disease will double the current number of 12.5 million, because of the aging population.

Pearson T. The Prevention Of Cardiovascular Disease: Have we really made progress?. Health Affairs. 2007; 26(1): 49-60. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17211013/

Reference

Title
The Prevention Of Cardiovascular Disease: Have we really made progress?
Publication
Health Affairs
Publisher
Project HOPE
Publication Date
2007
Authors
Pearson T
Volume & Issue
Volume 26, Issue 1
Pages
49-60
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Future Human Burden

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