- The total number of prevalent cases of CHD across the countries under study will increase by 34% from 49 million in 2016 to 66 million in 2026.
There is substantial variation in the prevalence of CHD among the countries under study, ranging from 26 per 1,000 in India to 119 per 1,000 in Russia in 2016.
- Coronary Heart Disease - Epidemiology - Emerging Markets Data
Author(s): Nicole Zhang, MPH
Nicole Zhang is an Epidemiologist at Decision Resources Group. She focuses on the epidemiology of oncology and cardiovascular disorders.
She holds an M.P.H. from Tufts Medical School where she specialized in epidemiology and biostatistics. She also holds a B.A. in Chemistry and Statistics from Mount Holyoke College. Prior to joining Decision Resources, she worked as a research analyst at Massachusetts General Hospital where she independently managed data from food information survey conducted in Chelsea, MA. She has also worked at Massachusetts Department of Public Health where she conducted secondary research in the fields of gestational diabetes.