Characteristics, management, and outcomes of 5,557 patients age > or =90 years with acute coronary syndromes: results from the CRUSADE Initiative.

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OBJECTIVES The goal of this work was to explore the treatment and outcomes of patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTE-ACS) age > or =90 years. BACKGROUND The elderly are often excluded from clinical trials of NSTE-ACS and are underrepresented in clinical registries. METHODS We used data from the CRUSADE registry to study 5… (More)

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@article{Skolnick2007CharacteristicsMA, title={Characteristics, management, and outcomes of 5,557 patients age > or =90 years with acute coronary syndromes: results from the CRUSADE Initiative.}, author={Adam H. Skolnick and Karen P Alexander and Anita Y. Chen and Matthew T Roe and Charles V. Pollack and E. Magnus Ohman and John Rumsfeld and W. Brian Gibler and Eric D. Peterson and David J. Cohen}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={2007}, volume={49 17}, pages={1790-7} }