Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Summary
    • Contents
  • Body section
    • Introduction
    • Long-term trends in cardiovascular mortality
    • Cardiovascular disease mortality
    • Coronary heart disease mortality
    • Heart attack mortality
    • Cerebrovascular disease mortality
    • Prevention, treatment, and mortality rates
    • Mortality rate declines in other countries
  • End matter
    • Appendix
    • Statistical tables
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • References