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Deaths from Atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis: Deaths

Deaths from Atherosclerosis: 14,979 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); contributes to other causes rather than direct cause of death; 71,926 deaths for Atherosclerotic CVD (NHLBI 1999).

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Atherosclerosis: 14,979 per year, 1,248 per month, 288 per week, 41 per day, 1 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 14,979 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); contributes to other causes rather than direct cause of death; 71,926 deaths for Atherosclerotic CVD (NHLBI 1999).

Atherosclerosis: Life Years Lost

Average life years lost from Atherosclerosis: 7.5 years (SEER)1

Deaths from Atherosclerosis: medical news summaries

The following medical news items are relevant to death from Atherosclerosis:

Hospitalizations for Atherosclerosis:

20,000 with 12,000 for atherosclerosis, 8,000 for Atherosclerotic CVD (NHLBI 1999) more about hospitazliations »

Atherosclerosis: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Atherosclerosis:

  • 0.066% (8,480) of hospital consultant episodes were for atherosclerosis in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 85% of hospital consultant episodes for atherosclerosis required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 61% of hospital consultant episodes for atherosclerosis were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Premium articles about Death:

This section lists our premium articles on topics related to death. These are original authored articles on topics of great interest:



Footnotes:
1. SEER Cancer Statistics Review 1975-2000, National Cancer Institute (NCI)

 

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