Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in New York State. Risk factors and outcomes.

@article{Hannan1992PercutaneousTC,
  title={Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in New York State. Risk factors and outcomes.},
  author={Edward L. Hannan and D T Arani and Lewis W Johnson and Hans Kemp and Gary Lukacik},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1992},
  volume={268 21},
  pages={3092-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify significant independent risk factors for major percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty outcomes. DESIGN Retrospective analysis using univariate and logistic regression analysis to identify significant independent risk factors for adverse outcomes. SETTING All 31 hospitals performing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in New York State in 1991. PATIENTS All 5827 patients undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty between January 1… CONTINUE READING