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Changes by income level in cardiovascular disease in US

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did:Researchers examined changes in how common cardiovascular disease was in the highest-income earners compared with the rest of the population in the United States between 1999 and 2016.

Authors: Salma M. Abdalla, M.B.B.S., M.P.H., of the Boston University School of Public Health, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.18150)

Editor's Note: The article includes conflict of interest disclosures. Please see the article for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, conflict of interest and financial disclosures, and funding and support.

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