Health for life : annual report of activities for the period January-December 2013

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Report: a report published by a school or other institution, usually numbered within a series.
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Title
Health for life : annual report of activities for the period January-December 2013
Author(s)
Viswanathan Bharathi, Bovet Pascal, Madeleine George, Fock-Tave Barbara, Labiche Juddy, Ms. Gaynor Mangroo (GM) Health Promotion Officer Mrs. Vanessa Lafortune (VL) Office assistant 
Institution details
Ministry of health, Diseases prevention section, Unit for Prevention & Control of Cardiovascular Disease (UPCCD)
Issued date
2014
Language
english
Number of pages
18
Abstract
In Seychelles, cardiovascular diseases (CVD), notably stroke, ischemic heart disease and hypertensive heart disease has become the largest contributor of deaths (40%) in the entire population. CVD also results in a large burden of disability and also has subsequent social and economic impact. The Unit for Prevention and Control of Cardiovascular Diseases (UPCCD) provides leadership, expertise and capacity at national level for the surveillance, prevention and control of cardiovascular diseases through education, programs and input into policy.
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