Variation during the week in the incidence of acute myocardial infarction: increased risk for Japanese women on Saturdays.

@article{Kinjo2003VariationDT,
  title={Variation during the week in the incidence of acute myocardial infarction: increased risk for Japanese women on Saturdays.},
  author={Kunihiro Kinjo and Hikaru Sato and Issei Shiotani and Toshiya Kurotobi and Yoshio Ohnishi and Eiji Hishida and Daisaku Nakatani and Hiroya Mizuno and Yoshiaki Yamada and Sugao Fukui and Masatake Fukunami and Shinsuke Nanto and Yasuhiko Matsu-ura and Hisateru Takeda and Masatusugu Hori},
  journal={Heart},
  year={2003},
  volume={89 4},
  pages={398-403}
}
BACKGROUND Variations in the incidence of acute myocardial infarction during the week may differ between and within communities, according to lifestyle. OBJECTIVE To identify potential triggering factors for acute myocardial infarction by examining variations in incidence in the days of the week within the Osaka area of Japan. PATIENTS Of 2511 consecutive patients in this region who were admitted to hospital for acute myocardial infarction between April 1998 and March 2001 and consented to… CONTINUE READING

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