The vitality of vital statistics: an interview with Alan Lopez

In this podcast, Alan Lopez (University of Melbourne; Australia) exclusively peeks behind his research and discusses the use of vital statistics to assess disease-associated mortality rates.

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In this podcast, we take a peek behind the paper with lead study author Alan Lopez (University of Melbourne; Australia) to discuss some of Alan's recent research, the use of vital statistics to assess cardiovascular disease-associated mortality rates and more!

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Lopez reports no competing interests relevant to this work. The research, entitled 'Is the long-term decline in cardiovascular-disease mortality in high-income countries over? Evidence from national vital statistics' was funded, in part, by a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies (NY, USA) to the University of Melbourne.

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