[Complication rates and secondary interventions after coronary procedures in clinical routine: 1-year follow-up based on routine data of a German health insurance company].

@article{Jeschke2013ComplicationRA,
  title={[Complication rates and secondary interventions after coronary procedures in clinical routine: 1-year follow-up based on routine data of a German health insurance company].},
  author={E Ann Jeschke and Henning Thomas Baberg and Peter Dirschedl and Kris Heyde and Benny Levenson and J{\"u}rgen Malzahn and Thomas Friedrich Mansky and Martin M{\"o}ckel and Christian G{\"u}nster},
  journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift},
  year={2013},
  volume={138 12},
  pages={570-5}
}
BACKGROUND Data on 1-year complication and follow-up intervention rates after coronary angiography (CA) and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in German clinical routine are sparse. This analysis aims to determine these rates. METHODS The analysis uses 2009 AOK claims data. Patients were divided into 3 groups (CA, without cardiac surgery and without acute myocardial infarction (AMI) n=116.071; PCI with stenting, without AMI: n=36.685; PCI with stenting and with AMI: n=32.707). The… CONTINUE READING