Five-Year Prognosis in an Incident Cohort of People Presenting with Acute Myocardial Infarction

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BACKGROUND Following an AMI, it is important for patients and their physicians to appreciate the subsequent risk of death, and the potential benefits of invasive cardiac procedures and secondary preventive therapy. Studies, to-date, have focused largely on high-risk populations. We wished to determine the risk of death in a population-derived cohort of 2… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0026573

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@inproceedings{Simpson2011FiveYearPI, title={Five-Year Prognosis in an Incident Cohort of People Presenting with Acute Myocardial Infarction}, author={Colin R Simpson and Brian S. Buckley and David J. McLernon and Aziz Sheikh and Andrew W. Murphy and Philip Christopher Hannaford}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2011} }