Smoking in acute coronary syndromes--the "smoker's paradox" revisited.

@article{Gaspar2009SmokingIA,
  title={Smoking in acute coronary syndromes--the "smoker's paradox" revisited.},
  author={Ant{\'o}nio Gaspar and S{\'e}rgio Nabalis and S{\'e}rgia Rocha and M{\'a}rcia Rocha Torres and Joana Pinto and P. Azevedo and Aida Brandăo and Miguel Alvares Pereira and Adelino Correia},
  journal={Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={425-37}
}
INTRODUCTION Although a well-known risk factor for coronary disease, smoking has long been associated with lower short-term mortality in acute coronary syndromes (ACS). There are few recent works on Portuguese populations examining all aspects of smoking in ACS, particularly the interaction between smoking and other risk factors, and the management and prognosis of patients according to smoking status. OBJECTIVE We sought to examine clinical characteristics, presentation, in-hospital… CONTINUE READING

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