Risk factors and clinical angiographical characteristics of myocardial infarction in women.


INTRODUCTION Myocardial infarction has a higher incidence in men. However, in women, although less frequent, it has a worse prognosis. OBJECTIVE With the present work we aim to define the clinical and angiographical characteristics and evolution of myocardial infarction in women compared with men. METHODOLOGY We studied 235 sequential inpatients with… (More)