Prediction of cardiovascular death in men undergoing noninvasive evaluation for coronary artery disease.

@article{Morrow1993PredictionOC,
  title={Prediction of cardiovascular death in men undergoing noninvasive evaluation for coronary artery disease.},
  author={Kathleen Morrow and C K Morris and Victor F. Froelicher and A Hideg and Daniel Hunter and Eric Johnson and Takashi Kawaguchi and Kerstin Lehmann and Paul M. Ribisl and R{\'e}mi Thomas and Kenji Ueshima and Erika A Froelicher and Jonathan Wallis},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={118 9},
  pages={689-95}
}
OBJECTIVE To develop prediction rules from clinical and exercise test data identifying patients at high and low risk for cardiovascular events among a group of male veterans. DESIGN Prognostic study with prospective gathering of data and routine follow-up of consecutive patients referred for exercise testing. Patients only underwent noninvasive evaluation for coronary artery disease. No validation cohort is yet available. SETTING A 1200-bed Veterans Affairs Medical Center. PATIENTS Of… CONTINUE READING