TITLE

2008 - Review: An early invasive strategy has similar benefits in men and women with NSTEMI or unstable angina

AUTHOR(S)
Granger, Christopher B.
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;11/18/2008, Vol. 149 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a study conducted to find out if an early invasive strategy in patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction or unstable angina have similar benefits compared with a conservative strategy in men and women. Studies selected compared an early invasive strategy with a conservative strategy in patients with NSTEMI or unstable angina. The meta-analysis did not find any significant benefit of invasive therapy for death or MI in the overall population.
ACCESSION #
35835894

 

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