Date of publication: February 2013
Publication type: Report
In a nutshell: This report describes the patterns in mortality from cardiovascular diseases in England, highlighting variation in place and cause of death by age, sex, socioeconomic deprivation and disease group. This report was commissioned to support the development of a new national strategy for tackling cardiovascular diseases. It will be of interest to commissioners and providers of end of life care focused on supporting and caring for patient with cardiovascular disease, as well as the patients themselves, their carers and families.
Length of publication: 38p.