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[Articles] Implications of scaling up cardiovascular disease treatment in South Africa: a microsimulation and cost-effectiveness analysis

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Cardiovascular risk factors are common and disproportionate among disadvantaged populations in South Africa. Treatment with blood pressure agents and statins might need greater prioritisation than blood glucose therapies, which contrasts with observed treatment levels despite a lower monthly cost of blood pressure or statin treatment than of sulfonylurea or insulin treatment.

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