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Table 4 Death rates from all causes per 1,000 patient years in thalassaemia major in the UK, by decade.

From: Improved survival of thalassaemia major in the UK and relation to T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance

All Causes   Deaths, all causes per 1,000 patient years  
Year of birth Births Before 1960 1960 – 69 1970 – 79 1980 – 89 1990 – 99 2000 – 03 Total
Before 1960 55 22.8 15.4 54.5 53.8 21.4 0.0 30.6
1960–69 166   17.8 10.3 26.6 20.0 5.8 17.3
1970–79 216    4.5 3.8 19.3 4.5 9.0
1980–89 212     4.9 7.6 6.7 6.6
1990–99 172      2.1 1.5 1.8
2000–2003 29       0.0 0.0
TOTAL 850 22.8 17.0 12.9 11.9 12.7 4.3 11.7