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  1. Holding smokers accountable for heart disease costs.

    Article - En anglais

    This article discusses escalating health care costs in terms of their principal component, cardiovascular diseases.

    The role of cigarette smoking is highlighted throughout.

    A Smoker's Accountability Trust is proposed for the prevention of nonfatal myocardial infarction.

    It is demonstrated that this approach can contain costs by controlling the root causes of their acceleration.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Cardiopathie, Tabagisme, Facteur risque, Fumeur, Aspect économique, Homme, Economie santé, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Heart disease, Tobacco smoking, Risk factor, Smoker, Economic aspect, Human, Health economy, United States, North America, America

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0603541

    Code Inist : 002B12A09. Création : 09/06/1995.