Karen P Alexander

Learn More
BACKGROUND Age is an important determinant of outcomes for patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS); however, community practice reveals a disproportionately lower use of cardiovascular(More)
BACKGROUND Age is an important determinant of outcomes for patients with acute coronary syndromes. However, community practice reveals a disproportionately lower use of cardiovascular medications and(More)
This document was approved by the American College of Cardiology Boa nating Committee, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, Preventive C and Interventions, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons in(More)
BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a risk factor for myocardial infarction (MI) and death. Our goal was to characterize the association between CKD severity and short-term outcomes and the(More)
OBJECTIVES This study evaluated the impact of age on care and outcomes for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTE ACS). BACKGROUND Recent clinical trials have expanded treatment(More)