Association of unstable angina guideline care with improved survival.

@article{Giugliano2000AssociationOU,
  title={Association of unstable angina guideline care with improved survival.},
  author={Robert P Giugliano and Donald M. Lloyd-Jones and Carlos Arturo Camargo and Martin A. Makary and Christopher J. O'Donnell},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={160 12},
  pages={1775-80}
}
BACKGROUND An unstable angina guideline was published in 1994 by the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, Bethesda, Md. However, the relationship between guideline-concordant care and patient outcomes is unknown. OBJECTIVE To determine whether guideline-concordant care is associated with improved outcomes. METHODS The study sample consisted of 275 consecutive nonreferral patients hospitalized with primary unstable angina. One-year survival and survival free of myocardial infarction… CONTINUE READING
12 Citations
14 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 references

Planning for the new ACC/AHA UA/NQWMI guidelines. Paper presented at: COR Symposium on New Concepts in the Use of GP IIb/IIIa Inhibitors, a satellite symposium of the 49th

  • E. Braunwald
  • Annual Scientific Sessions of the American…
  • 2000

Planning for the new ACC / AHA UA / NQWMI guidelines

  • E Braunwald
  • 1998

Unstable Angina: Diagnosis and Management. Bethesda, Md: Public Health Service, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

  • E Braunwald, DB Mark, RH Jones
  • 1994
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…