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Myocardial infarction and angina pectoris in young women.

Abstract:

The Oxford-Family Planning Association contraceptive study has now followed 17,000 women, predominantly of childbearing age, for a total of more than 200,000 woman-years. The incidence of myocardial infarction and angina in women aged less than 50 years has been low: 0.03/1,000 woman-years at ages 25-34 rising to 0.67/1,000 woman-years at ages 45-49. However, the overall incidence in women who were smokers at entry to the study is more than three times that in women who were non-smokers, the ...

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10.1136/jech.41.3.215

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-International
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of epidemiology and community health
Volume:
41
Issue:
3
Pages:
215-219
Publication date:
1987-09-05
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EISSN:
1470-2738
ISSN:
0143-005X
URN:
uuid:5f51812f-0746-4890-acf1-ce92d4e37c97
Source identifiers:
430824
Local pid:
pubs:430824

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