Secondary prevention practices after acute myocardial infarction in a large city hospital.

Elasy TA, Mehler PS
Am J Cardiol. 1998 82 (8): 987-9

PMID: 9794360 · DOI:10.1016/s0002-9149(98)00521-9

Novel approaches to treat cholesterol are needed to effectively manage post-myocardial infarction patients in a public hospital setting. Although cardiologists were more likely to prescribe cholesterol-lowering agents than primary care practitioners, their impact on cholesterol reduction was still negligible.

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Colorado Female Hospitals, Urban Humans Hypercholesterolemia Male Middle Aged Myocardial Infarction Practice Patterns, Physicians'

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