Diabetic patients with acute coronary syndromes in the UK: high risk and under treated. Results from the prospective registry of acute ischaemic syndromes in the UK (PRAIS-UK).

@article{Bakhai2005DiabeticPW,
  title={Diabetic patients with acute coronary syndromes in the UK: high risk and under treated. Results from the prospective registry of acute ischaemic syndromes in the UK (PRAIS-UK).},
  author={Ameet Bakhai and Julian R Collinson and Marcus D. Flather and Diego P{\'e}rez de Arenaza and Marcelo C. Shibata and Deshui Wang and Jennifer A A Adgey},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={100 1},
  pages={79-84}
}
OBJECTIVES Short-term randomised trials suggest that patients with diabetes mellitus (DM), admitted with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) are at increased risk of subsequent adverse events. We tested whether this hypothesis was true for an unselected population of ACS patients with and without DM admitted with non-ST elevation MI or unstable angina, in a non-trial setting over a longer term of follow-up. METHODS Prospective, centrally, coordinated multicenter registry involving 56 centers… CONTINUE READING