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Acute coronary syndromes.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18727314     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The mortality rate for coronary artery disease has decreased steadily over the past 25 yeas, attributable to a great extent to advances in medical and mechanical interventions. Nevertheless, mortality rates for acute coronary syndromes remain between 4% and 7%. This article highlights treatment options and the challenge of implementing evidence-based recommendations.
Authors:
Alan Lipson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Managed care interface     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1096-5645     ISO Abbreviation:  Manag Care Interface     Publication Date:  2008 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-08-27     Completed Date:  2008-10-21     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9715194     Medline TA:  Manag Care Interface     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  14-8, 31     Citation Subset:  H    
Affiliation:
Victoria General Hospital, Winnipeg MB, Canada. alipson@vgh.mb.ca
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acute Coronary Syndrome / drug therapy*,  mortality,  physiopathology,  surgery
Evidence-Based Medicine*
Humans
United States / epidemiology

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