Prior polyvascular disease: Risk factor for adverse ischaemic outcomes in acute coronary syndromes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Hospital Mortality
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Registries

abstract

  • Prior polyvascular disease increases the risk of in-hospital adverse events, including mortality. Identification of these patients in clinical trial and real world populations may provide an opportunity to reduce their excess risk with intensive secondary prevention efforts.

publication date

  • May 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/eurheartj/ehp099

PubMed ID

  • 19339264

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1195

end page

  • 202

volume

  • 30

number

  • 10