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The Impact of Cardiovascular Disease in Nebraska Report

Purpose:
Cover of ReportThe purposes of this report are to identify areas for the Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program to focus programmatic activities, provide support for the development of a comprehensive cardiovascular disease state plan, and to increase CVD awareness among key decision makers in Nebraska that will result in increased attention and funding. Another purpose is to provide data that will identify highest-risk populations and identify opportunities for intervention.

This report contains Nebraska data on CVD mortality, hospitalization and medical procedures, drug prescriptions, risk factors, and barriers to primary and secondary CVD prevention. In addition, this report identifies gaps in the available CVD data.

PDF Executive Summary and Report Highlights--Supplemental Report

  PDF Full Report
     PDFAcknowledgements
     
PDFReport Foreword
     
PDFTable of Contents
     
PDFExecutive Summary and Report Highlights
    
PDFIntroduction
    
PDFMorbidity
    
PDFMortality
    
PDFMedical Care and Expenses
    
PDFRisk Factors for CVD
    
PDFBarriers to Cardiovascular Health
    
PDFMethodology
    
PDFReferences

Contact
Nebraska Cardiovascular Health Program
301 Centennial Mall South, P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5044
402-471-2101

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