Is there a bias against performing coronary revascularization in women?

Published

Journal Article

This study compares referral to coronary revascularization after diagnostic cardiac catheterization in 8,133 women and 25,785 men. Although gender played a role, angiographic severity of coronary disease was the most important determinant of the selection of patients for revascularization.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Weintraub, WS; Kosinski, AS; Wenger, NK

Published Date

  • November 15, 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 78 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1154 - 1160

PubMed ID

  • 8914882

Pubmed Central ID

  • 8914882

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9149

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States