Trends in referral patterns, invasive management, and mortality in elderly patients referred for exercise stress testing.

@article{BouzasMosquera2015TrendsIR,
  title={Trends in referral patterns, invasive management, and mortality in elderly patients referred for exercise stress testing.},
  author={Alberto Bouzas-Mosquera and Jes{\'u}s C Peteiro and Francisco J. Broull{\'o}n and Ram{\'o}n Calvi{\~n}o-Santos and Victor X Mosquera and Cayetana Barbeito-Caama{\~n}o and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Larra{\~n}aga-Moreira and Nicol{\'a}s M. Maneiro-Mel{\'o}n and Nemesio {\'A}lvarez-Garc{\'i}a and Jos{\'e} Manuel V{\'a}zquez-Rodr{\'i}guez},
  journal={European journal of internal medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={26 10},
  pages={
          787-91
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Scarce data are available on the temporal patterns in clinical characteristics and outcomes of elderly patients referred for exercise stress testing. We aimed to assess the trends in baseline characteristics, tests results, referrals for invasive management, and mortality in these patients. METHODS We evaluated 11,192 patients aged ≥65years who were referred for exercise stress testing between January 1998 and December 2013. Calendar years were grouped into four quadrennia (1998… CONTINUE READING
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