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Role of microtubules in contractile dysfunction of hypertrophied cardiocytes.
Cardiac hypertrophy in response to systolic pressure overloading frequently results in contractile dysfunction, the cause for which has been unknown. Since, in contrast, the same degree and durationExpand
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Patterns of Statin Initiation, Intensification, and Maximization Among Patients Hospitalized With an Acute Myocardial Infarction
Background— Intensive statins are superior to moderate statins in reducing morbidity and mortality after an acute myocardial infarction. Although studies have documented rates of statin prescriptionExpand
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Acute coronary syndromes in Europe: 1-year costs and outcomes
ABSTRACT Objective: This study aims to estimate costs (including medications prescribed, intervention rates and hospital utilization) and health outcomes of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) during theExpand
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Total first-year costs of acute coronary syndrome in a managed care setting.
OBJECTIVE There is a limited amount of literature examining the burden and cost of illness of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in the managed care population. The goal of this study was to estimate theExpand
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Caucasian versus African‐American Differences in Orosomucoid: Potential Implications for Therapy
We conducted a prospective, nonrandomized study in healthy volunteers to determine if racial differences exist in orosomucoid (ORM) and its variants, and to examine quinidine and lidocaine binding toExpand
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Adherence and Persistence with Prasugrel Following Acute Coronary Syndrome with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
PurposeTo measure the adherence and persistence of patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) initiating prasugrel after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).MethodsUsing the Thomson ReutersExpand
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One-Year Post-Discharge Resource Utilization and Treatment Patterns of Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome Managed with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Treated with Ticagrelor or Prasugrel
ObjectiveOur objective was to compare 1-year real-world healthcare resource utilization (HRU), associated charges, and antiplatelet treatment patterns among patients with acute coronary syndromeExpand
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Cost of care for new-onset acute coronary syndrome patients who undergo coronary revascularization.
OBJECTIVES This study examines demographic, health characteristics, and total health care utilization in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients who underwent coronary revascularization within theExpand
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Changes in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels after discharge for acute myocardial infarction in a real-world patient population.
Aggressively managing low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) after myocardial infarction (MI) is a cornerstone of secondary prevention. The changes in LDL-C after MI and the factors associatedExpand
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Accuracy of Medical Claims for Identifying Cardiovascular and Bleeding Events After Myocardial Infarction: A Secondary Analysis of the TRANSLATE-ACS Study
Importance Pragmatic clinical trial designs have proposed the use of medical claims data to ascertain clinical events; however, the accuracy of billed diagnoses in identifying potential events isExpand
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