Diabetes and Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome - Data from Taiwan's Acute Coronary Syndrome Full Spectrum Data Registry.

BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a major public health problem in Taiwan and is associated with poor outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease. However, the role of DM in outcomes for patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) has not been clearly defined in Taiwan. This study utilized the Taiwan ACS registry, and characterized the clinical… CONTINUE READING