Krótkoterminowe rokowanie u pacjentów hospitalizowanych z zawałem serca – porównanie danych ze Szwecji i UK

Sheng-Chia Chung i wsp. Acute myocardial infarction: a comparison of short-term survival in national outcome registries in Sweden and the UK, LINK: The Lancet, Early Online Publication

We assessed data for 119 786 patients in Sweden and 391 077 in the UK. 30-day mortality was 7·6% (95% CI 7·4—7·7) in Sweden and 10·5% (10·4—10·6) in the UK.

Interpretation

We found clinically important differences between countries in acute myocardial infarction care and outcomes. International comparisons research might help to improve health systems and prevent deaths …

Opracowane na podstawie: Lancet / 23 stycznia 2014