Threshold Haemoglobin Levels and the Prognosis of Stable Coronary Disease: Two New Cohorts and a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@inproceedings{Shah2011ThresholdHL,
  title={Threshold Haemoglobin Levels and the Prognosis of Stable Coronary Disease: Two New Cohorts and a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Anoop Dinesh Shah and Owen Nicholas and Adam David Timmis and Gene Feder and Keith R. Abrams and Ruoling Chen and Aroon D. Hingorani and Harry Hemingway},
  booktitle={PLoS medicine},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Low haemoglobin concentration has been associated with adverse prognosis in patients with angina and myocardial infarction (MI), but the strength and shape of the association and the presence of any threshold has not been precisely evaluated. METHODS AND FINDINGS A retrospective cohort study was carried out using the UK General Practice… CONTINUE READING