Book 1994

Lessons for Science from the Seven Countries Study

A 35-Year Collaborative Experience in Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology

ISBN: 978-4-431-68271-4 (Print) 978-4-431-68269-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages III-XII

  2. Overview of the Seven Countries Study

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 3-7

      A Brief Personal History of the Seven Countries Study

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 9-13

      The Seven Countries Study: A Historic Adventure in Science

  3. Update on the Seven Countries Study

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 17-33

      Risk Factors and Mortality Patterns in the Seven Countries Study

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 35-41

      Dietary Saturated Fatty Acids, Serum Cholesterol, and Coronary Heart Disease

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 43-51

      Functional Capacity in 70- to 89-year-old Men in Finland, Italy, and the Netherlands

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 53-59

      Food Intake Assessment for Epidemiological Studies

  4. Recent Trends in Cardiovascular Diseases and Risk Factors in the Seven Countries Study

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 63-74

      Recent Trends in Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factors in the Seven Countries Study: Japan

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 75-91

      Recent Trends in Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factors: Yugoslavia

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 93-111

      Recent Trends in Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factors in the Seven Countries Study: Greece

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 113-125

      Recent Trends in Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factors in the Seven Countries: Italy

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 127-144

      Recent Trends in Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Factors in the Seven Countries: The Netherlands

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 145-161

      Mortality and Risk-factor Trends in Minnesota: Minnesota Heart Studies

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 163-175

      Socioeconomic Differences in Trends in Coronary Heart Disease Mortality and Risk Factors in Finland

  5. Lessons from the Seven Countries Study

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 179-193

      Will Measures to Prevent Coronary Heart Disease Protect Against Other Chronic Disorders?

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 195-234

      The Potential for Prevention of the Major Adult Cardiovascular Diseases

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      Chapter and Conference Paper

      Pages 235-235

      Closing Remarks

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 237-243