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3). 4% average annual change during the same period. This trend does not reflect the general decline in underlying demand, as approximated by IHD mortality rates, during this same period. 2. 2. 3 IHD: Ischaemic heart disease. Note: ATC C02: cholesterol and triglyceride reducers; ATC C03: diuretics; ATC C07: beta-blocking agents; ATC C08: calcium-channel blockers; ATC C09: ACE inhibitors; ATC C10A: cholesterol and triglyceride reducers; DDD: defined daily dosage; ATC: anatomical therapeutic chemical classification (see ATC Index, 2000).

3). 2. THE HEART OF THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM unlike PTCA, the number of PTCAs performed in the US given the available facilities is much closer to the relationship in other countries. In fact, judging from the trendline, Norway (for example) appears to be performing more PTCA procedures relative to available facilities than the US. 3 demonstrate that considerable variation across countries exists regarding the number of cardiac surgery facilities and catheterisation laboratories available. What then, is the cause of this variation?

8 countries are grouped into three rows according to the strength of the regulatory environments for facilities which is set against their relative levels of utilisation rates for revascularisations (see Moïse and Jacobzone, 2002, for more information regarding the grouping). Not surprisingly, none of the countries with the strongest supply-side constraints, Canada, Denmark, Norway and the United Kingdom were among the group of countries with the highest utilisation rates for revascularisation procedures.

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