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    Some facts: Heart and circulatory disease is the UK's  biggest killer.  In 2001, cardiovascular disease  caused 40% of deaths in the UK, and killed  over 245,000 people.   Death rates for heart disease have been falling  rapidly in the UK since the late 1970s. Despite  this, death rates from CHD in the UK are still  amongst the highest in the world.   Visit www.teacherpowerpoints.com For 100’s of free powerpoints
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    Office of National Statistics (2002) General Register Office (2002)             www.heartstats.org Deaths by cause, men under 75, 2001, United Kingdom Other cancer  20% Colo-rectal cancer  4% Respiratory disease 8% Injuries and poisoning 8% All other causes 16% Coronary  heart disease 22% Stroke 6% Other CVD 7% Lung cancer  9%
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    Lung cancer 8% Breast cancer 8% Colo-rectal cancer 3% Coronary heart disease 14% Stroke 7% Other CVD 7% Injuries and poisoning 4% All other causes 17% Other cancer 23% Respiratory disease 9% Office of National Statistics (2002) General Register Office (2002)             www.heartstats.org Deaths by cause, women under 75, 2001, United Kingdom
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    Death rates from CHD for people aged under 65, 1970-2000, England 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 Deaths /100,000 (age-standardised) Office of National Statistics (2002)             www.heartstats.org
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    Coronary Heart Disease Statistics (2003) www.heartstats.org Age-standardised death rates per 100,000 population from CHD for men under 65, by local authority, 1998/2000, United Kingdom Age-standardised death rates per 100,000 by quintile 20.6 – 41.1 41.2 – 50.7 50.8 – 57.7 57.8 – 68.9 69.0 – 136.7 Shetland Islands London boroughs
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    Death rates from CHD by social class, men and women aged 35-64, 1976/81-1986/92, England and Wales 0 50 100 150 200 250 300 350 400 1978 1983 1988 Manual men Non-manual men Deaths/100,000 (age-standardised) Manual women Non-manual women Office of National Statistics (1997)             www.heartstats.org
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    Wild S, McKeigue P (1997) Standardised mortality ratios for CHD by sex and country of birth, 1989/92, England and Wales 0 50 100 150 200 250 300 Scotland All Ireland East Africa West Africa Caribbean South Asia Men Women www.heartstats.org SMR
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    Cost of CHD to the National Health Service and social care system, 1999, UK Liu JLY et al (2002) Heart 88: 597-603 www.heartstats.org £ million % of total cost     Primary prevention 12.6 0.7 Primary care 48.8 2.8 Accident and emergency care
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