Black-White Differences in Incident Fatal, Nonfatal, and Total Coronary Heart Disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • Coronary Disease
  • European Continental Ancestry Group

abstract

  • After accounting for social determinants of health and risk factors, black men and women have similar risk for fatal CHD compared with white men and women, respectively. However, the risk for nonfatal CHD is consistently lower for black versus white men and women.

publication date

  • July 11, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5551431

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.025848

PubMed ID

  • 28696265

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 152

end page

  • 166

volume

  • 136

number

  • 2