Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Content
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary and key findings
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Background
      • Purpose of the report
      • What are cardiovascular diseases?
      • Structure of the report
      • New in the 2011 edition
    • 2 Risk factors for cardiovascular disease
      • Tobacco smoking
      • Insufficient physical activity
      • Poor dietary behaviour
      • Excessive alcohol consumption
      • High blood pressure
      • High blood cholesterol
      • Overweight and obesity
      • Depression
      • Protective factors
    • 3 Cardiovascular disease
      • How many Australians have cardiovascular disease?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
      • Burden of cardiovascular disease
    • 4 Coronary heart disease
      • What is coronary heart disease?
      • How many Australians have coronary heart disease?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
    • 5 Stroke
      • What is stroke?
      • Risk factors for stroke
      • How many Australians have had a stroke?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
    • 6 Heart failure and cardiomyopathy
      • What is heart failure?
      • Risk factors for heart failure and cardiomyopathy
      • How many Australians have heart failure?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
    • 7 Acute rheumatic fever andrheumatic heart disease
      • What are acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease?
      • Risk factors and prevention of acute rheumatic fever andrheumatic heart disease
      • How many Australians have acute rheumatic fever andrheumatic heart disease?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
    • 8 Peripheral vascular disease
      • What is peripheral vascular disease?
      • Risk factors for peripheral vascular disease
      • How many Australians have peripheral vascular disease?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
    • 9 Congenital heart disease
      • What is congenital heart disease?
      • Risk factors for congenital heart disease
      • How many Australians have congenital heart disease?
      • Hospitalisations
      • Deaths
    • 10 Comorbidity of cardiovasculardisease, diabetes andchronic kidney disease
      • What is comorbidity?
      • What is diabetes?
      • What is chronic kidney disease?
      • Shared risk factors for cardiovascular disease, diabetes andchronic kidney disease
      • Overview
      • Hospitalisations
      • Comorbidity in the Indigenous population
    • 11 Health services forcardiovascular disease
      • General practice care
      • Medicines for cardiovascular disease
      • Hospital procedures for cardiovascular disease
      • Rehabilitation
    • 12 Expenditure on cardiovascular disease
      • How much is spent on cardiovascular disease?
      • Where is the money being spent?
      • Who is it spent on?
      • Levels of expenditure
      • Changes in expenditure over time
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A
        • Methods and definitions
      • Appendix B
        • Classifications
      • Appendix C
        • Main data sources
      • Appendix D
        • Detailed statistical tables
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of Tables
    • List of Figures