Tag: economic status

1. When multi-national government healthcare spending decreased by 1%, a significant increase in mortality for children under 5 years old was seen, lasting for up to 5 years. 2. The decrease in healthcare spending had a greater effect on lower income countries compared to higher income countries as greater rates...
Image: PD  1. Less than 50% of patients with hypertension worldwide are aware of their diagnosis. 2. Lowest rates of hypertension control associated with low economic status and limited education. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: Hypertension remains the leading cause of cardiovascular disease in the world, resulting in millions of preventable...