Heart & Stroke 2012 Statistical Update

Updated:Jun 29,2014

Heart Disease and Stroke 2012 Statistical Update

  • The most up-to-date statistics on heart disease, stroke, other vascular diseases, and their risk factors are presented.
  • New information details various disorders of heart rhythm.
  • Despite decreases in heart disease and stroke mortality, the burden of disease remains high.

    Read the full article in Circulation (opens new window)
    Circulation. 2013;127:e6-e245 published online before print December 12 2012, doi:10.1161/CIR.0b013e31828124ad.

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Go AS, Mozaffarian D, Roger VL, Benjamin EJ, Berry JD, Borden WB, Bravata DM, Dai S, Ford ES, Fox CS, Franco S, Fullerton HJ, Gillespie C, Hailpern SM, Heit JA, Howard VJ, Huffman MD, Kissela BM, Kittner SJ, Lackland DT, Lichtman JH, Lisabeth LD, Magid D, Marcus GM, Marelli A, Matchar DB, McGuire D, Mohler E, Moy CS, Mussolino ME, Nichol G, Paynter NP, Schreiner PJ, Sorlie PD, Stein J, Turan TN, Virani SS, Wong ND, Woo D, Turner MB; on behalf of the American Heart Association Statistics Committee and Stroke Statistics Subcommittee. Heart disease and stroke statistics—2013 update: a report from the American Heart Association. Circulation.2013: published online before print December 12, 2012, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31828124ad.  

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