Predictors of coronary artery disease in patients with cocaine-associated myocardial infarction. Cocaine-Associated Myocardial Infarction (CAMI) Study Group.

@article{Hollander1997PredictorsOC,
  title={Predictors of coronary artery disease in patients with cocaine-associated myocardial infarction. Cocaine-Associated Myocardial Infarction (CAMI) Study Group.},
  author={Judd E. Hollander and Richard Dee Shih and Robert S Hoffman and Fred Harchelroad and Simon J. Phillips and Jeffrey Brent and Kimary Kulig and Henry C. Thode},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={102 2},
  pages={158-63}
}
PURPOSE To identify clinical criteria predictive of underlying coronary artery disease in patients with cocaine-associated myocardial infarction. PATIENTS AND METHODS Using a retrospective cross-sectional study design at 29 acute care hospitals, we identified 70 patients with cocaine-associated myocardial infarction who had a determination of the presence or absence of coronary artery disease. Clinical characteristics of patients with coronary artery disease (> 50% stenosis on cardiac… CONTINUE READING