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Editorial Comment

Chronic Disease Research Growing Global

  • K. Srinath Reddy



  • Sustainable Development Goals mandate partnerships to advance global health within an integrated framework of development.
  • A global thrust is needed to counter the global threat of cardiovascular diseases, which are extracting a high toll of premature mortality in low- and middle-income countries.
  • Both the generation of new knowledge and effective application of available knowledge can be greatly aided by research collaboration between developed and developing countries, with mutually beneficial results.
  • Low- and middle-income countries offer an opportunity for large-scale research studies and also young researchers who can advance innovations into global application.
Published on Mar 1, 2016
Peer Reviewed