Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cardiovascular disease prevention in whole populations: modelling study

Source: BMJ 2011; 343:d4044

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Date of publication: 28 July 2011

Publication type: Research

In a nutshell: Economic modelling analysis indicates that public health programmes to prevent cardiovascular disease in the whole population could produce significant public sector health service cost-savings. There is additional debate, however, regarding the costs associated with greater longevity .

Length of publication: 1 page

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