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Lancet 2001;3588:2026-2033. 6. Engel LS, Chow WH, Vaughan TL, et al: Population attributable risks of esophageal and gastric cancers. J Natl Cancer Inst 2003;95:1404-1413. 7. Yusuf S, Hawken S, Ounpuu S, et al: Effect of potentially modifiable risk factors associated with myocardial infarction in 52 countries (the INTERHEART study): Case-control study. Lancet 2004;364:937-952. 8. Teo KK, Ounpuu S, Hawken S, et al: Tobacco use and risk of myocardial infarction in 52 countries in the INTERHEART study: A case-control study.

2. The findings are consistent in all regions, ethnic groups, genders, and age groups. 3. Lipids (apo B-to-apo A1 ratio) and smoking tobacco account for about two thirds of the global risk of AMI. 4. Modification of lifestyle (diet, increasing physical activity, and tobacco cessation) has potential for major global impact. Summary of Additional Findings 1. Simple measures of symptoms of stress and depression were strongly associated with MI. 2. All forms of tobacco exposure, including smoking cigarettes or beedies, chewing tobacco, and second-hand smoke have a strong and graded relationship with MI.

Joshi P, Islam S, Pais P, et al: Risk factors for early myocardial infarction in South Asians compared with individuals in other countries. JAMA 2007;297:286-294. 11. Lanas F, Avezum A, Bautista LE, et al: Risk factors for acute myocardial infarction in Latin America: The INTERHEART Latin American study. Circulation 2007; 115:1067-1074. 12. Steyn K, Sliwa K, Hawken S, et al: Risk factors associated with myocardial infarction in Africa: The INTERHEART Africa study. Circulation 2005;112:3554-3561.

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