A validated prediction model for all forms of acute coronary syndrome: estimating the risk of 6-month postdischarge death in an international registry

Kim A Eagle, Michael J Lim, Omar H Dabbous, Karen S Pieper, Robert J Goldberg, Frans Van de Werf, Shaun G Goodman, Christopher B Granger, P Gabriel Steg, Joel M Gore, Andrzej Budaj, Alvaro Avezum, Marcus D Flather, Keith A A Fox, GRACE Investigators

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Abstract

Accurate estimation of risk for untoward outcomes after patients have been hospitalized for an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) may help clinicians guide the type and intensity of therapy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2727-33
Number of pages7
JournalJAMA
Volume291
Issue number22
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 9 Jun 2004

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Angina, Unstable
  • Cause of Death
  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Female
  • Hospitalization
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Myocardial Ischemia
  • Registries
  • Risk Assessment

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