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Blood pressure, cholesterol, and common causes of death: a review. Prospective Studies Collaboration.

Abstract:

Many prospective observational studies have reported on associations of blood pressure and blood cholesterol with cardiovascular disease, but few have been large enough to provide reliable estimates of the nature of these associations in different circumstances (or on the associations with nonvascular causes of death). Moreover, almost all such reports have related risk of disease to baseline measurements of the risk factor of interest, which can lead to substantial underestimation of the imp...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
MacMahon, S More by this author
Journal:
American journal of hypertension
Volume:
12
Issue:
10 Pt 2
Pages:
96S-98S
Publication date:
1999-10-05
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EISSN:
1941-7225
ISSN:
0895-7061
URN:
uuid:b5ef573f-c664-4791-8c0e-33724d922122
Source identifiers:
31573
Local pid:
pubs:31573

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