UK lagging behind most of Europe on indicators for ill health

Source: Lancet

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Date of publication: March 2013

Publication type: Article

In a nutshell: A comparison of data from 20 years and 19 countries has found that the UK is behind in decreasing avoidable mortality.  A range of conditions including cardiovascular diseases are mentioned.

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Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement: National Heart Forum eNews Briefing

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