Acute ischemic syndromes.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The diagnosis and treatment of patients with acute manifestations of ischemic heart disease are major public health issues. This article reviews the current state of knowledge about the problem of acute ischemic syndromes, the events leading to clinical manifestations, the key elements of the diagnosis, the therapies that can affect outcome, and the organization of systems to deal with this problem in a cost-effective manner.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Califf, RM

Published Date

  • September 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 79 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 999 - 1024

PubMed ID

  • 7674696

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0025-7125

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0025-7125(16)30018-9


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States