Cardiovascular Disease Affecting Australian Population

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Cardiovascular Disease Affecting Australian Population Name Institution Instructor's Name Course Date Cardiovascular Disease Affecting Australian Population Cardiovascular disease is the main cause of mortality and morbidity in Australia's population. This is because the disease is also diagnosed with other conditions like renal and chronic kidney diseases. Cardiovascular disease extends at the end-stage of renal disease and is present even in moderate settings of chronic kidney disease. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (2000), cardiovascular disease has a high prevalence rate in the population, making it a public health concern. The disease is the leading cause of death in the nation, and is causing considering burden on the population like illness, economic costs, and disability (Samani & van der Harst, 2008). The disease is also a public health concern for it affects both adults and children of all races and ethnicities. This analysis explores the scope of the disease among Australia's population, its effect on the population, mortality and morbidity studies, and social determinants of health. Cardiovascular disease is a disease of the circulatory system and involves all diseases of the blood vessels and heart. In the Australian population, the disease impedes and diminishes the supply of blood to the legs, heart, and brain muscles. The International Classification of Disease (ICD) identifies the main types of cardiovascular disease affecting the
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