Table of contents

  1. Preliminary material (193K PDF)
  2. Sections
    1. Introduction (272K PDF)
    2. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
    3. The diseases (532K PDF)
      • Overview of heart, stroke and vascular diseases
      • Coronary heart disease
      • Stroke
      • Heart failure (316K PDF)
      • Peripheral vascular disease
      • Rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease
      • Congenital heart diseases
    4. Risk factors and associated conditions for heart, stroke and vascular diseases (364K PDF)
      • Introduction
      • Tobacco smoking
      • Insufficient physical activity
      • Poor nutrition
      • Alcohol consumption
      • High blood pressure (503K PDF)
      • High blood cholesterol
      • Overweight
      • Diabetes
      • Kidney (renal) failure
    5. Treatment and care (356K PDF)
      • Introduction
      • General practice care
      • Drug treatment
      • Procedures in hospital
      • Rehabilitation and secondary prevention
    6. Appendixes (222K PDF)
      • Methods and data sources
      • Abbreviations
      • Symbols