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Trends in mortality and hospital admission rates for abdominal aortic aneurysm in England and Wales, 1979-1999.

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BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to investigate trends in population-based mortality, hospital admission and case fatality rates for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) from 1979 to 1999. METHODS: This was an analysis of routine statistics from 79 495 death certificates in England and Wales and 3217 hospital inpatient admissions in the Oxford Region. RESULTS: Mortality rates for all AAAs increased between 1979 and 1999 from 13 to 25 per million in women and from 80 to 115 per million in men....

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10.1002/bjs.5118

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
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Journal:
British journal of surgery
Volume:
92
Issue:
8
Pages:
968-975
Publication date:
2005-08-01
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EISSN:
1365-2168
ISSN:
0007-1323
Source identifiers:
162632
Language:
English
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uuid:7e4e4e66-9bde-418f-9d90-20670c5b233c
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2012-12-19

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