HEALTH POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY, vol.8, no.1, pp.61-66, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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HEALTH POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY
Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus
Healthy lifestyle indicators, Socio-economic determinants, Risk factors, Health policy, Heart and circulatory diseases, CVDs, CORONARY-HEART-DISEASE, GENDER-DIFFERENCES, PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY, SECONDHAND SMOKE, CONSUMPTION, MORTALITY, ALCOHOL
Background: Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), their causes and the precautions that can be taken have been studied by researchers from different fields and countries. Evidence from this wide literature suggest a close relationship between socio-economic factors and risk of CVDs.