volume 27, issue 2, P73-80 2018
DOI: 10.1007/s12471-018-1212-3
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Abstract: BackgroundAn early invasive strategy (EIS) is recommended in high-risk patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS), defined as coronary angiography (CAG), within 24 h of admission. The aim of the present study is to investigate guideline adherence, patient characteristics associated with timing of the intervention and clinical outcome.MethodsIn a prospective registry, the use and timing of CAG and the characteristics and clinical outcome associated with timing were evaluated in high-risk …

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