Implementation of standardized assessment and reporting of myocardial infarction in contemporary randomized controlled trials: a systematic review

Leonardi, Sergio; Armstrong, Paul W.; Schulte, Phillip J.; Ohman, E. Magnus; Newby, L. Kristin
March 2013
European Heart Journal;Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p894
Academic Journal
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