The number of deaths from ischaemic heart disease has declined dramatically in the past decade but it remains the leading cause of death – at least for males. Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures for 2017 show that the death rate from IHD decreased from 99.4 deaths per 100,000 people in 2008 to 59.3 per ...
Heart disease deaths in decline, but still No. 1 cause of death for Australian men
By Michael Woodhead
26 Sep 2018