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Global Burden of Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease

  • Gagan Sahni
  • Jagat Narula
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Abstract

Cancer and Cardiovascular disease [CVD] are an unholy matrimony, being inexorably linked to each other and fostering a substantial global health burden of our time.

Keywords

Cancer Cardiovascular disease Global burden 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Icahn School of MedicineMount Sinai Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

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