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Association between cardiometabolic disease multimorbidity and all-cause mortality in 2 million women and men registered in UK general practices

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Background Myocardial infarction (MI), stroke and diabetes share underlying risk factors and commonalities in clinical management. We examined if their combined impact on mortality is proportional, amplified or less than the expected risk separately of each disease and whether the excess risk is explained by their associated comorbidities. Methods Using large-scale electronic health records, we identified 2,007,731 eligible patients (51% women) and registered with general practices in the UK...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12916-021-02126-x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's & Reproductive Health
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Medicine Journal website
Volume:
19
Article number:
258
Publication date:
2021-10-28
Acceptance date:
2021-09-13
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EISSN:
1741-7015
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1194219
Local pid:
pubs:1194219
Deposit date:
2021-09-21

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