Public Health

1 in 5 Australians at high risk of a cardiovascular event

New government data released this week has prompted concern at the rate of cardiovascular related deaths in younger people. Ischaemic heart disease continues to be the leading cause of death and disability followed by cerebrovascular disease, according to the latest data from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). While massive gains in CVD ...

Already a member?

Login to keep reading.

© 2021 the limbic