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Table 4 Estimation of total cases, costs and burden of disease of acute CHD and stroke

From: Estimation of the burden of cardiovascular disease attributable to modifiable risk factors and cost-effectiveness analysis of preventative interventions to reduce this burden in Argentina

  Men Women Total
Total AMI events
[%]
62,132
[72.1%]
24,031
[27.9%]
86,163
[100.0%]
Total non-infarction events
[%]
51,660
[68.5%]
23,751
[31.5%]
75,411
[100.0%]
Total stroke events
[%]
53,432
[52.7%]
48,018
[47.3%]
101,450
[100.0%]
Total events
[%]
167,225
[63.6%]
95,800
[36.4%]
263,025
[100.0%]
Total costs* I$
[%]
667,728,147
[64.4%]
368,778,811
[35.6%]
1,036,506,958
[100.0%]
Total DALY†
[%]
293,419
[48.0%]
318,217
[52.0%]
611,635
[100.0%]
Total PYLL‡
[%]
218,547
[55.5%]
175,617
[44.6%]
394,163
[100.0%]
  1. 95%CI: 95% confidence interval, AMI: acute myocardial infarction, DALY: disability-adjusted life years, I$: international dollars, PYLL: Potential Years of Life Lost.
  2. * Only direct medical costs by hospitalization were considered. Costs are measured in 2007 international dollars (I$).
  3. † With discounting (3% annual rate), without age weight.
  4. ‡ With discounting (3% annual rate).