1Kaiser Permanente Publications Library (KPPL) Search conducted on November 29, 2021: (dc.title:cardiac OR dc.title:cardiovascular OR dc.title:cerebrovascular OR dc.title:heart OR dc.title:stroke OR dc.subject.mesh:”aortic diseases” OR dc.subject.mesh:aneurysm OR dc.subject.mesh:”atrial fibrillation” OR dc.subject.mesh:”brain infarction” OR dc.subject.mesh:”brain ischemia” OR dc.subject.mesh:”cardiovascular abnormalities” OR dc.subject.mesh:”cardiovascular diseases” OR dc.subject.mesh:”cardiovascular infections” OR dc.subject.mesh:cerebrovascular OR dc.subject.mesh:”embolism and thrombosis” OR dc.subject.mesh:”heart diseases” OR dc.subject.mesh:hypertension OR dc.subject.mesh:”intracranial arterial diseases” OR dc.subject.mesh:”intracranial hemorrhages” OR dc.subject.mesh:”pregnancy complications, cardiovascular” OR dc.subject.mesh:stroke OR dc.subject.mesh:”vascular diseases”) AND dc.type:”Journal Article” AND dc.date.issued:[2007 2022]
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3Elizabeth A. McGlynn, PhD, et al., “Measuring Premature Mortality Among Kaiser Permanente Members Compared to the Community,” Kaiser Permanente, July 20, 2022.
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