[Clinical outcome and psychosocial adjustment 10-13 years after a first acute myocardial infarction: preliminary findings].

@article{Drory2009ClinicalOA,
  title={[Clinical outcome and psychosocial adjustment 10-13 years after a first acute myocardial infarction: preliminary findings].},
  author={Yaakov Drory and Yariv Gerber},
  journal={Harefuah},
  year={2009},
  volume={148 10},
  pages={688-93, 734}
}
UNLABELLED Preliminary findings of the previousLy described followup study of myocardial infarction (MI) are summarized herein. All-cause mortality was 28%. One or more cardiac events occurred in 83% of the patients: recurrent MI in 31%; unstable angina pectoris in 52%; heart failure in 23%. Coronary artery bypass surgery was performed in 35% and coronary angioplasty in 38% of the patients. Recurrence of angina/MI was observed in 55% of patients treated with bypass surgery and in 75% of those… CONTINUE READING