Better long-term survival in young and middle-aged women than in men after a first myocardial infarction between 1985 and 2006. An analysis of 8630 patients in the Northern Sweden MONICA Study.
2011 (English)In: BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, ISSN 1471-2261, E-ISSN 1471-2261, Vol. 11, 1- p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Age-adjusted survival was higher among women than men after a first MI and has improved markedly and equally in both men and women over a 23-year period. This difference was due to lower risk for women to die before reaching hospital.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 11, 1- p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-40632DOI: 10.1186/1471-2261-11-1PubMedID: 21208409OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-40632DiVA: diva2:401565