Prognostic importance of a clinical profile and exercise test in medically treated patients with coronary artery disease.

@article{Weiner1984PrognosticIO,
  title={Prognostic importance of a clinical profile and exercise test in medically treated patients with coronary artery disease.},
  author={D A Weiner and Thomas James Ryan and Carolyn H. McCabe and Bernard R. Chaitman and Leslie Sheffield and John Carruthers Ferguson and Lloyd D Fisher and Felix E. Tristani},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={1984},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={772-9}
}
To identify predictors of mortality in medically treated patients with symptomatic coronary artery disease, 30 variables were analyzed in 4,083 patients. Regression analysis demonstrated that seven variables were independent predictors of survival. A high risk subgroup (annual mortality rate above 5%) was identified, consisting of patients with either a congestive heart failure score of 3 to 4 or 1 mm or greater ST segment depression and final exercise stage of 1 or less. When all 30 variables… CONTINUE READING

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