Disparity in the application of guideline-based medical therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention: analysis from the Japanese prospective multicenter registry.

@article{Endo2013DisparityIT,
  title={Disparity in the application of guideline-based medical therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention: analysis from the Japanese prospective multicenter registry.},
  author={Ayaka Endo and Shun Kohsaka and Hiroaki Miyata and A. G. Kawamura and Shigetaka Noma and Masahiro Suzuki and Takashi Koyama and Shiro Ishikawa and Yukihiko Momiyama and Susumu Nakagawa and Koichiro Sueyoshi and Shunsuke Takagi and Toshiyuki Takahashi and Yuji Sato and Satoshi Ogawa and Keiichi Fukuda},
  journal={American journal of cardiovascular drugs : drugs, devices, and other interventions},
  year={2013},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={103-12}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the known benefits of evidence-based medical care in patients with coronary artery disease, disparities exist in the application of guideline-based medical therapy (GBMT) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), particularly in patients who have undergone revascularization procedures. Underestimation of risk, overestimation of side… CONTINUE READING