Improved long-term prognosis after myocardial infarction 1984-1991.

  title={Improved long-term prognosis after myocardial infarction 1984-1991.},
  author={Putte Abrahamsson and Mikael Dellborg and Annika Rosengren and Lars Wilhelmsen},
  journal={European heart journal},
  volume={19 10},
AIMS We set out to examine whether long term prognosis in terms of 2-year mortality after myocardial infarction has improved after the introduction of intravenous beta-blockers, nitroglycerin infusion, aspirin and thrombolytics, in an unselected population of patients hospitalized with a myocardial infarction. METHODS AND RESULTS We investigated retrospectively 3791 acute myocardial infarctions in 3187 Göteborg women and men (1039 women and 2148 men), who were consecutively admitted to the… CONTINUE READING

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