Impact of tobacco control on healthcare costs for acute myocardial infarction in Uruguay: costs based on Diagnosis-Related Groups myDRG Stellenmarkt Gesundheitswesen

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Impact of tobacco control on healthcare costs for acute myocardial infarction in Uruguay: costs based on Diagnosis-Related Groups

Impact of tobacco control on healthcare costs for acute myocardial infarction in Uruguay: costs based on Diagnosis-Related Groups (SciELO).

Tobacco is the leading modifiable cause of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and respiratory diseases and is thus a serious global public health problem. In 2006, Uruguay implemented the World Health Organization...

obacco is the leading modifiable cause of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and respiratory diseases and is thus a serious global public health problem. In 2006, Uruguay implemented the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) and achieved a decrease in the smoking rate
and improvements in cardiovascular and respiratory health. We analyzed the clinical
and economic impacts of tobacco control measures on the healthcare costs for
acute myocardial infarction, which was reduced by 17%.

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Quelle: SciELO, 11.01.2021

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erschienen am Montag, 11.01.2021