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Cardiovascular disease in less-developed countries

Edited by Punit Ramrakha and Jonathan Hill

in Oxford Handbook of Cardiology

Second edition

Published on behalf of © OUP 2012. © Punit Ramrakha and Jonathan Hill (Editors contribution, 2012)

Published in print February 2012 | ISBN: 9780199643219
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740633 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199643219.003.0014

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Cardiovascular disease in             less-developed countries

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Burden of cardiovascular disease in less-developed countries - Infectious disease and the heart - Diphtheria - HIV and the cardiovascular system - Chagas’ disease and the heart - Cardiovascular syphilis - Beri-beri (thiamine deficiency) - Tetanus - Keshan disease - Restrictive cardiomyopathy - Endomyocardial fibrosis - Loeffler endocarditis -

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Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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