Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Public Health - Part 2
Lecture:Public Health and Chronic Disease
Slide content:Top 10 Leading Causes of Mortality in the U.S. Table 8.1. Top 10 leading causes of mortality in the U.S. Table created with 2014 data published by CDC (CDC, 2016). 5
Slide notes:This slide shows the leading causes of mortality in the U.S. in 2014. Notice the predominance of chronic diseases in this list. 5