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epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations

epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations

causes and consequences

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Published by South Asian Health Foundation in Birmingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronary heart disease -- Epidemiology -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Kiran C.R. Patel, Raj S. Bhopal.
    ContributionsPatel, Kiran C.R., Bhopal, Raj S., South Asian Health Foundation., British Heart Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 146p. :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22069866M

    Containing Pandemic and Epidemic Diseases in Asia | 6 measures, as well as disclosed accurate information on pandemic and epidemic diseases to its citizens. In addition, a look at national pandemic and epidemic response plans suggest that, among Asian countries, Japan has been the most effective in preparedness planning as well as specific measures. The epidemic of heart disease and diabetes in South Asians calls for drastic intervention. Physicians refer their South Asian patients to the Center to benefit from the Center’s AIM to Prevent program’s lifestyle focus that is complementary to the medical management their patient receives from them. Coronary heart disease (CHD) manifests a decade earlier, with an increased prevalence in South Asians as compared to other ethnic groups, and the average age of stroke is much lower than in western countries., Such a phenomenon can be attributed to atherosclerotic processes initiated early in childhood and being affected over the life course by both genetic and environmental interactions.


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Department of Health hosted its first UK symposium on ‘The epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations: causes and consequences.’ Leading researchers in the field of ethnicity and coronary disease were invited to present their research and share knowledge to help in the management of this epidemic.

This book. Jan 01,  · Latest data from the UK Census noted that, although coronary mortality fell among all migrants, rate ratios for coronary mortality remain higher for men and women of south Asian origin. 1 Ethnic inequalities in coronary heart disease (CHD) therefore continue to exist and justify the significant and commendable efforts of the UK's National Health Service (NHS) to address these naba-hairstreak.com by: 5.

Mar 16,  · South Asians' poor knowledge and understanding of coronary heart disease and diabetes are shocking, particularly in Bangladeshis and Pakistanis. 12 In addition to conveying effective and accurate messages about coronary heart disease prevention in adults we must weave in the key message that children are at risk.

As all the established risk Cited by: Get this from a library. The epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations: causes and consequences. [Kiran C R Patel; Raj S Bhopal; South Asian Health Foundation.;]. The South Asian Health Foundation (SAHF) is a charity in the UK, founded in by Kiran Patel and established to improve the health of the UK's South Asian population.

Init was named ‘Diabetes Team of the Year’ at the British Medical Journal awards. Nov 17,  · How to Beat the Heart Disease Epidemic Among South Asians: A Prevention and Management Guide for Asian Indians and Their Doctors [FACC Enas A Enas MD, Sudesh Kannan PhD, Enas A Enas with Sudesh Kannan] on naba-hairstreak.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

People from the Indian subcontinent (India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka) have some of the world's highest 5/5(10). Jan 04,  · The most interesting part of the Review by Sania Nishtar (Sept 28, p )1 is its new information on socioeconomic, political, cultural, and religious issues underlying the pathogenesis of the epidemic of coronary artery disease (CAD) in south Asia.

Cited by: CADI (Coronary Artery Disease among Asian Indians) Research Foundation is a non-profit tax-exempt organization dedicated to reducing the ravages of heart disease around the globe, with special focus on Asian Indians - a population with the highest rate of premature coronary artery disease.

In the indigenous population of south Asia, high prevalence rates for Epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations book risk factors are also apparent ().In India, prevalence of coronary artery disease has been reported as being 11% in ; 4 however, sizeable populations such as in Pakistan have no published data for prevalence or incidence of coronary artery disease, and causal and temporal relations between risk factors and this Cited by: Coronary artery disease (CAD), also known as coronary heart disease (CHD) or ischemic heart disease (IHD), involves the reduction of blood flow to the heart muscle due to build-up of plaque in the arteries of the heart.

It is the most common of the cardiovascular diseases. Types include stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, and sudden cardiac naba-hairstreak.comcations: Heart failure, abnormal heart rhythms.

Heart disease in young South Asians. 25% of heart attacks occur under age 40 for young Epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations book Asians, and 50% occur under age South Asians develop coronary artery disease up to 10 years earlier than the general population, on average.

Coronary artery disease in South Asians. There is a 40% higher chance of mortality from heart attacks among. Mar 16,  · South Asians' poor knowledge and understanding of coronary heart disease and diabetes are shocking, particularly in Bangladeshis and Pakistanis In addition to conveying effective and accurate messages about coronary heart disease prevention in adults we must weave in the key message that children are at risk.

As all the established risk Cited by: Additionally, coronary artery disease in South Asians could be addressed by increasing awareness, modifying health beliefs through health-promotion strategies, and instituting ethnic-specific.

Request PDF | Management of Coronary Artery Disease in South Asian Populations: Why and How to Prevent and Treat Differently | The South Asian (SA) population constitutes one of the largest ethnic. In fact, when South Asians were asked what factors were important for coronary heart disease prevention, only 49% stated that exercising was important.

A study examining the physical activity environments of patients with coronary heart disease in Canada found that South Asian patients had lower availability of home exercise equipment Cited by: Coronary heart disease in South Asia: Need to redefine risk Although a positive relationship between height and CAD has been observed in non-Asian populations, data for south Asians however, are inconclusive.

Khunti, N.J. SamaniCoronary heart disease in people of south-Asian naba-hairstreak.com by: and ensure that all South Asian communities benefit from these efforts. InSAHF hosted a UK symposium on ethnicity and CHD:‘The epidemic of coronary heart disease in the South Asian populations: causes and consequences’.

InSAHF hosted a conference ‘Prevention, Treatment and Rehabilitation of Cardiovascular Disease in. Apr 06,  · MASALA Study Examines South Asian Heart Disease Risks.

By Jyoti The Bay Area and Chicago are home to some of the largest South Asian populations in the U.S. and “these areas provide a nice incubator for us to look at the experiences of immigrant groups and how they experience diabetes and heart disease,” says Kanaya. South Asians. Although South Asian populations have high cardiovascular disease (CVD) burden in the world, their patterns of individual CVD risk factors have not been fully studied.

None of the available algorithms/scores to assess CVD risk have originated from these populations. To explore the relevance of CVD risk scores for these populations, literature search and qualitative synthesis of available Cited by: In people with South Asian ancestry, the cardiovascular diseases of stroke and coronary heart disease (CVD) are epidemic, and type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) is pandemic.

As South Asians comprise about 25% of the world's population their high susceptibility is of global public health and clinical importance. Patel KC, Bhopal RS. (Editors) The epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations: causes and consequences London: South Asian Health Foundation;pp Bhopal RS.

Ethnicity, race, and health in multicultural societies; foundations for. Aug 01,  · The epidemic of coronary heart disease in South Asian populations: causes and consequences. South Asian Heart Foundation Data from an authoritative book on cardiovascular disease in the South Asian population in the UK.

The book was published by the South Asian Heart Foundation and describes evidence based practice to reduce the high Cited by: Mar 21,  · U.S. Heart Disease Deaths Shifting South. Heart disease, he explained, includes coronary heart disease, where fatty plaques build up in the heart arteries and can eventually cause a.

Dec 01,  · This is one of few prospective investigations of cardiovascular disease and its risk factors in South Asian populations living in Western countries.

A special feature is the inclusion of prospective data from two different countries enhancing the external validity of the naba-hairstreak.com by: 4. South Asians have higher proportional mortality rates from ASCVD compared with other Asian groups and non-Hispanic whites, in contrast to the finding that Asian Americans (Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese) aggregated as a group are at lower risk of ASCVD, largely because of the lower risk observed in East Asian Cited by: Sep 01,  · In South Asians coronary heart disease is common and important, but neither the actual disease rates nor the excess risk in relation to the 'white' population are known.

Both prevalence and mortality data suggested that the frequency of coronary heart disease in Indians, Pakistanis and Bangladeshis differed. naba-hairstreak.com by: Sep 21,  · Heart Disease among Indian Americans.

The US population is an amalgam of immigrants from virtually all countries and cultures in the world. Unlike in other countries, where Indians tend to congregate in selected pockets in the country, the million Indians in the US are spread over a land area three times larger than India itself.

–Amongst 6 ethnic groups, South Asian Women were the only individuals to experience an increase in proportional heart disease deaths. Gupta et al (Canadian Journal of Cardiology, ) –Asian Indian women 2 times more likely to have triple vessel disease or.

Jun 29,  · A new medical report highlights the high heart disease risk among South Asians in the U.S., which researchers say is masked in part by the lack of disaggregated naba-hairstreak.com: Monica Luhar. Sep 09,  · New research by UT Southwestern cardiologists shows that people of South Asian descent with a family history of coronary heart disease are significantly more likely to.

Asian Americans and Heart Disease: Heart Disease has always been a public health problem. People are living longer. An ever-increasing number suffer from one form of heart disease or another. The World Health Organization estimated that 12 million deaths were related to cardiovascular diseases in One in a Thousand: Ending the Heart Disease Epidemic (%) 26 votes Many of our most common diseases found to be rare, or even nonexistent, among populations eating plant-based diets/5(26).

Get this from a library. Epidemic of cardiovascular disease and diabetes: explaining the phenomenon in South Asians worldwide. [Raj S Bhopal] -- In South Asian's, the cardiovascular diseases of stroke and coronary heart disease (CVD) are epidemic, and diabetes mellitus (type 2) is pandemic.

This book presents a synthesis that can help guide. How to Beat the Heart Disease Epidemic Among South Asians: A cholesterol levels compared coronary angiogram coronary angioplasty coronary arteries coronary events death rate developing heart disease diet disease among Indians dyslipidemia effect elevated emerging risk factors A Prevention and Management Guide for Asian Indians and Their.

Sep 04,  · Abstract. Coronary artery disease (CAD) has emerged as a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Recent findings on the role of genetic factors in the aetiopathology of CAD have implicated novel genes and variants in addition to those involved in lipid and lipoprotein naba-hairstreak.com by: 6.

May 26,  · The problem has been highlighted, but much more needs to be done. Health inequality between ethnic groups in the United Kingdom is widening. 1 Death rates from coronary heart disease in South Asians (immigrants from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka) have declined at a slower rate than in the indigenous population.

2 Accumulating evidence shows that second and third Cited by: Prevention of coronary heart disease in south Asia Sania Nishtar Public health THE LANCET • Vol • September 28, • naba-hairstreak.com The great increase in rates of cardiovascular disease in developing countries will probably have grave implications for south Asia, which houses nearly a quarter of the world’s population.

South Asians develop coronary artery disease up to 10 years earlier than the general population, on average. To help South Asians better understand their risk for heart disease, the Stanford South Asian Translational Heart Initiative (SSATHI) offers health assessments.

May 15,  · Our systematic review and meta-analysis demonstrate that the prognosis of coronary disease is better among South Asian compared with white patients after adjustment for age, risk factors and disease severity.

This is in contrast to the higher incidence of disease in South Asian compared with white naba-hairstreak.com by: Coronary heart disease is a type of heart disease that develops when the arteries of the heart cannot deliver enough oxygen-rich blood to the heart.

It is the leading cause of death in the United States. Coronary heart disease is often caused by the buildup of plaque, a waxy substance, inside the lining of larger coronary arteries. Top Ten Things to Know: Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in South Asians in the United States (PDF) AHA News - South Asians’ high risk of cardiovascular disease has been hidden by a lack of data; News Release - South Asian Americans are at high risk for heart disease and stroke.Jul 21,  · People from South Asia are more likely to suffer from heart disease than Europeans or Chinese, a study has suggested.

Research carried out at McMaster University, in Ontario, Canada, examined cardiovascular disease rates among almost 1, people of Chinese, European and South Asian ethnic origin.An estimated 17 million people die of CVDs, particularly heart attacks and strokes, every year.

A substantial number of these deaths can be attributed to tobacco smoking, which increases the risk of dying from coronary heart disease and cerebrovascular disease 2–3 fold.

Physical inactivity and.