Heart failure in acute myocardial infarction: a comparison between patients with or without heart failure criteria from the FAST-MI registry.

@article{Juillere2012HeartFI,
  title={Heart failure in acute myocardial infarction: a comparison between patients with or without heart failure criteria from the FAST-MI registry.},
  author={Yves Juill{\`i}ere and Jean Pierre Cambou and Vincent Bataille and Genevi{\`e}ve Mulak and Michel Galinier and Pierre Gibelin and Hakim Benamer and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Bouvaist and Nicolas F. Meneveau and Xavier Tabone and Tabassome Simon and Nicolas Danchin},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  year={2012},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={326-33}
}
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES To compare acute myocardial infarction patients with or without congestive heart failure in the French FAST-MI registry. METHODS The French FAST-MI registry included 374 centers and 3059 patients over a 1-month period at the end of 2005, with 1-year follow-up. Among this population, patients with at least one congestive heart failure criterion constituted group 1 (n=1149; 37.5%) and were compared to patients without congestive heart failure (group 2, n=1910; 62.5… CONTINUE READING