ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011 (the China PEACE-Retrospective Acute Myocardial Infarction Study): a retrospective analysis of hospital data.

@article{Li2015STsegmentEM,
  title={ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011 (the China PEACE-Retrospective Acute Myocardial Infarction Study): a retrospective analysis of hospital data.},
  author={Jing Li and Xi Li and Qing Wang and Shuang Hu and Yongfei Wang and Frederick A. Masoudi and John A Spertus and Harlan M. Krumholz and Linxing Jiang},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2015},
  volume={385 9966},
  pages={441-51}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the importance of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) in China, no nationally representative studies have characterised the clinical profiles, management, and outcomes of this cardiac event during the past decade. We aimed to assess trends in characteristics, treatment, and outcomes for patients with STEMI in China between 2001 and 2011. METHODS In a retrospective analysis of hospital records, we used a two-stage random sampling design to create a nationally… CONTINUE READING
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