Table 1

Comorbidity of cardiovascular disease (CVD) with 13 other morbidities in the Ireland

Comorbidity with CVD (angina, stroke, myocardial infarction or heart failureĀ (%))CVD-related or non-related morbidity
Asthma6Non-CVD-related morbidity
Bronchitis6Non-CVD-related morbidity
Hypertension40CVD-related morbidity
Cholesterol30CVD-related morbidity
Cancer5Non-CVD-related morbidity
Diabetes11Non-CVD-related morbidity
Rheumatoid arthritis4Non-CVD-related morbidity
Osteoarthritis11Non-CVD-related morbidity
Osteoporosis3Non-CVD-related morbidity
Depression/anxiety7Non-CVD-related morbidity
Epilepsy1Non-CVD-related morbidity
Urinary incontinence4Non-CVD-related morbidity
Other condition10Non-CVD-related morbidity