Discontinuation of medications 1 month after an acute myocardial infarction increased risk for death at 12 months

March 2007
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 146 Issue 2, p47
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research study aimed to find out the impact of medication therapy discontinuation on mortality after acute myocardial infarction (MI). In this reference about 2498 patients were studied and was found that discontinuation of medications 1 month after an acute myocardial infarction was associated with increased risk for death at 12 months.


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