Invasive vs non-invasive treatment in acute coronary syndromes and prior bypass surgery.

@article{Gurfinkel2007InvasiveVN,
  title={Invasive vs non-invasive treatment in acute coronary syndromes and prior bypass surgery.},
  author={Enrique Pablo Gurfinkel and Ricardo A P{\'e}rez de la Hoz and Viviana M Brito and Ernesto Duronto and Omar H Dabbous and Joel M. Gore and Frederick A. Anderson},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={119 1},
  pages={65-72}
}
BACKGROUND We evaluated the association between invasive and non-invasive management and hospital and 6-month outcomes in patients with a prior coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) who experienced an acute coronary syndrome. METHODS Data were analysed from patients with a prior CABG who developed an acute coronary syndrome and were enrolled in the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events. From 44,991 patients included in the study, 3853 fulfilled the inclusion criteria. Of these, 3356 received… CONTINUE READING