PHRI

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AcronymDefinition
PHRIPopulation Health Research Institute (est. 1999; Canada)
PHRIPacific Health Research Institute (since 1960; Honolulu, Hawaii)
PHRIPort and Harbour Research Institute (Ministry of Transport; Japan)
PHRIPittsburgh Health Research Institute (Pennsylvania)
PHRIPintabian Horse Registry, Inc (Karlstad, Minnesota)
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Mehta of the Population Health Research Institute (PHRI) of McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences.
This suggests up to three million people over the age of 65 could be experiencing silent strokes every year globally, according to the study led by the Population Health Research Institute of Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University in Ontario, Canada.
To find out more, a team of researchers led by Iain Carey of the University of London's Population Health Research Institute combed through health records for 131,000 people living in Greater London who, in 2004, were aged 50 to 79.
Summary: New Delhi (Delhi) [India], Aug 21 (NewsVoir): Recognizing that Cardiovascular disease (CVD), including ischemic heart disease and strokes, are an existing public health challenge and a leading cause of death globally, the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) along with the World Heart Federation (WHF), Population Health Research Institute (PHRI), the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and Centre for Chronic Disease Control (CCDC), have launched the Certificate Course on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke (CCCS).
Of course, the study, published in the Lancet, is impressive in its breadth -- it involved more than 90,000 people from across 300 communities in 18 countries and was led by the Population Health Research Institute of Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University in Canada.
'The World Health Organization recommends consumption of less than two grams of sodium-that's one teaspoon of salt-a day as a preventative measure against cardiovascular disease, but there is little evidence in terms of improved health outcomes that individuals ever achieve at such a low level,' said first author of the study Andrew Mente from Population Health Research Institute (PHRI) of McMaster University in Ontario, Canada.
The findings from the PURE (Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology) study led by researchers from the Population Health Research Institute (PHRI) of McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Canada, show that changing your daily dietary intake may confer a lower mortality risk.
Mahshid Dehghan, Ph.D, from the Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Researchers at the Population Health Research Institute at McMaster University in Canada and at the HRB Clinical Research Facility in Galway, Ireland, examined data from 12,461 patients from 52 countries and found the risk for a heart attack within an hour doubled if a patient was angry or emotionally upset.
The Population Health Research Institute of McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences in Canada conducted the study on more than 130,000 people from 49 countries.
Yusuf, professor of medicine and executive director of the Population Health Research Institute at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ont.
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