S Capewell

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Publications

  1. pmc Contribution of modern cardiovascular treatment and risk factor changes to the decline in coronary heart disease mortality in Scotland between 1975 and 1994
    S Capewell
    University of Glasgow, Department of Public Health, 2 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Heart 81:380-6. 1999
  2. ncbi Age, sex, and social trends in out-of-hospital cardiac deaths in Scotland 1986-95: a retrospective cohort study
    S Capewell
    Department of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Lancet 358:1213-7. 2001
  3. ncbi Trends in hospital activity, morbidity and case fatality related to atrial fibrillation in Scotland, 1986--1996
    S Stewart
    CRI in Heart Failure, Department of Public Health, The University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Eur Heart J 22:693-701. 2001
  4. ncbi More 'malignant' than cancer? Five-year survival following a first admission for heart failure
    S Stewart
    Clinical Research Initiative in Heart Failure, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:315-22. 2001
  5. ncbi Gender and survival: a population-based study of 201,114 men and women following a first acute myocardial infarction
    K MacIntyre
    Department of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:729-35. 2001
  6. ncbi Economic analysis of treatments reducing coronary heart disease mortality in England and Wales, 2000-2010
    D Fidan
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    QJM 100:277-89. 2007
  7. pmc Missing, mediocre, or merely obsolete? An evaluation of UK data sources for coronary heart disease
    B Unal
    Department of Public Health, Liverpool University, Liverpool, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:530-5. 2003
  8. pmc Short-term and long-term outcomes in 133,429 emergency patients admitted with angina or myocardial infarction in Scotland, 1990-2000: population-based cohort study
    S Capewell
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Heart 92:1563-70. 2006
  9. pmc Substantial potential for reductions in coronary heart disease mortality in the UK through changes in risk factor levels
    J A Critchley
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:243-7. 2003
  10. pmc Impact of smoking reduction on coronary heart disease mortality trends during 1981-2000 in England and wales
    B Unal
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, UK
    Tob Induc Dis 1:185. 2003

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Publications10

  1. pmc Contribution of modern cardiovascular treatment and risk factor changes to the decline in coronary heart disease mortality in Scotland between 1975 and 1994
    S Capewell
    University of Glasgow, Department of Public Health, 2 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Heart 81:380-6. 1999
    ..To estimate the fall in coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality in Scotland attributable to medical and surgical treatments, and risk factor changes, between 1975 and 1994...
  2. ncbi Age, sex, and social trends in out-of-hospital cardiac deaths in Scotland 1986-95: a retrospective cohort study
    S Capewell
    Department of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Lancet 358:1213-7. 2001
    ..Most deaths from coronary heart disease occur out of hospital. Hospital patients face social, age, and sex inequalities. Our aim was to examine inequalities and trends in out-of-hospital cardiac deaths...
  3. ncbi Trends in hospital activity, morbidity and case fatality related to atrial fibrillation in Scotland, 1986--1996
    S Stewart
    CRI in Heart Failure, Department of Public Health, The University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Eur Heart J 22:693-701. 2001
    ..g. coding or admission thresholds) or both. Consequently, the public health burden of atrial fibrillation is enormous. Moreover, the observed increase in atrial fibrillation-related hospital activity shows no sign of abating...
  4. ncbi More 'malignant' than cancer? Five-year survival following a first admission for heart failure
    S Stewart
    Clinical Research Initiative in Heart Failure, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 3:315-22. 2001
    ..The prognostic impact of heart failure relative to that of 'high-profile' disease states such as cancer, within the whole population, is unknown...
  5. ncbi Gender and survival: a population-based study of 201,114 men and women following a first acute myocardial infarction
    K MacIntyre
    Department of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:729-35. 2001
    ..Overall, men have a higher 30-day case fatality than women. Women do not fare worse than men after AMI when age and other factors are taken into account. However, men are more likely to die before hospitalization...
  6. ncbi Economic analysis of treatments reducing coronary heart disease mortality in England and Wales, 2000-2010
    D Fidan
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    QJM 100:277-89. 2007
    ..Coronary heart disease (CHD) in the UK affects approximately 3 million people, with >100,000 deaths annually. Mortality rates have halved since the 1980s, but annual NHS treatment costs for CHD exceed 2 billion pounds...
  7. pmc Missing, mediocre, or merely obsolete? An evaluation of UK data sources for coronary heart disease
    B Unal
    Department of Public Health, Liverpool University, Liverpool, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:530-5. 2003
    ..However, there is no single comprehensive source of information to support CHD prevention and treatment strategies. Therefore this study evaluated the availability and quality of UK CHD data sources since 1981...
  8. pmc Short-term and long-term outcomes in 133,429 emergency patients admitted with angina or myocardial infarction in Scotland, 1990-2000: population-based cohort study
    S Capewell
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Heart 92:1563-70. 2006
    ..To analyse short- and long-term outcomes and prognostic factors in a large population-based cohort of unselected patients with a first emergency admission for suspected acute coronary syndrome between 1990 and 2000 in Scotland...
  9. pmc Substantial potential for reductions in coronary heart disease mortality in the UK through changes in risk factor levels
    J A Critchley
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 57:243-7. 2003
    ..This paper examines the potential for cardiovascular risk factor changes to reduce coronary heart disease deaths in Scotland, and then extrapolates the findings to the UK population...
  10. pmc Impact of smoking reduction on coronary heart disease mortality trends during 1981-2000 in England and wales
    B Unal
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, UK
    Tob Induc Dis 1:185. 2003
    ..This emphasises the importance of a national strategy with comprehensive tobacco control programmes to further reduce smoking...