Table 1

Article distribution for all diseases (see Figure 1 for explanation)

Diseases

A

B

B

(i)

B

(ii)

B

(iii)

B

(iv)

B

(v)

B

(vi)

B

(vii)

C

D

D

(i)

D

(ii)

D

(iii)

E

F

F

(i)

F

(ii)

G


Type II Diabetes

8142

8075

6687

18

1216

20

28

18

88

67

37

17

6

14

30

21

19

2

9


Colorectal cancer

445

413

5

22

261

8

42

57

18

32

6

2

2

2

26

14

14

0

12


Kidney cancer

2661

2606

55

12

2010

51

50

127

301

55

43

16

18

9

12

7

7

0

5


Prostate cancer

491

462

28

1

258

0

37

52

86

29

14

5

9

0

15

7

6

1

8


Breast cancer

2755

2682

145

18

1793

19

110

195

402

73

43

6

34

3

30

16

13

3

14


Ovarian cancer

241

228

23

1

143

0

10

13

38

13

4

1

3

0

9

0

0

0

9


Endometrial cancer

1249

1192

103

17

729

8

30

105

200

57

41

27

3

11

16

6

5

1

10


Pancreatic cancer

155

131

5

0

81

0

14

7

24

24

15

5

10

0

9

3

2

1

6


Esophageal cancer

230

222

23

0

103

2

13

34

47

8

6

4

2

0

2

1

1

0

1


Hypertension

2882

2773

59

55

2256

53

78

81

191

109

88

23

53

12

21

17

17

0

4


CAD

3041

2966

96

17

2202

42

66

82

461

75

50

10

27

13

25

14

11

3

11


CHF

625

586

10

5

418

6

1

41

105

39

25

0

14

11

14

10

9

1

4


PE

527

497

48

13

321

1

0

24

90

30

11

3

3

5

19

18

18

0

1


Stroke

2783

2755

172

29

1747

17

24

234

532

28

17

6

5

6

11

4

4

0

7


Asthma

1408

1359

89

13

598

47

47

84

481

49

36

2

25

9

13

9

9

0

4


GD

319

305

29

9

175

0

7

32

53

14

5

0

2

3

9

5

5

0

4


OA

853

824

43

10

390

51

38

123

169

29

14

5

2

7

15

12

12

0

3


CBP

324

306

30

20

143

39

11

24

39

18

6

0

4

2

12

11

11

0

1


CAD: Coronary Artery Disease; CHF: Congestive Heart Failure; PE: Pulmonary Embolism; GD: Gallbladder Disease; OA: Osteoarthritis; CBP: Chronic Back Pain

Guh et al. BMC Public Health 2009 9:88   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-88

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