Global patterns of use of antithrombotic and antiplatelet therapies in patients with acute coronary syndromes: insights from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE).

@article{Budaj2003GlobalPO,
  title={Global patterns of use of antithrombotic and antiplatelet therapies in patients with acute coronary syndromes: insights from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE).},
  author={Andrzej J Budaj and David Brieger and Philippe Gabriel Steg and Shaun G. Goodman and Omar H Dabbous and Keith A. A. Fox and Alvaro A Avezum and Christopher Paul Cannon and Tomasz Mazurek and Marcus D. Flather and Frans Van de Werf},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={146 6},
  pages={999-1006}
}
BACKGROUND Many agents are available to treat acute coronary syndromes (ACS), yet limited information is available about their use from a multinational perspective. The objective of this report was to describe patterns of use of antithrombotic and antiplatelet therapies in patients with the spectrum of ACS through the use of data from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE). METHODS Data from 12,665 patients with ACS were analyzed. Baseline characteristics, clinical presentation… CONTINUE READING