Unrecognised myocardial infarction and long-term risk of heart failure in the elderly: the Rotterdam Study.

@article{Leening2010UnrecognisedMI,
  title={Unrecognised myocardial infarction and long-term risk of heart failure in the elderly: the Rotterdam Study.},
  author={Maarten J G Leening and Suzette E. Elias-Smale and Janine F. Felix and Jan A. Kors and Jaap Willem Deckers and Albert Hofman and Bruno C. Stricker and Jacqueline C. M. Witteman},
  journal={Heart},
  year={2010},
  volume={96 18},
  pages={1458-62}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between unrecognised myocardial infarction (MI) as detected by electrocardiography and the long-term risk of heart failure. DESIGN The Rotterdam Study is a prospective population-based cohort study of the general population of a suburb of the city of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. PARTICIPANTS At baseline 2581 men and 3724 women aged > or =55 years were classified on the basis of electrocardiography, interview and clinical data into those with recognised MI… CONTINUE READING

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