Objective.-To study the impact of the in-hospital availability of three cardiac procedures (cardiac catheterization, bypass surgery, and angioplasty) on their use in patients during the period following acute myocardial infarction (AMI).
Design.-Retrospective cohort study, based on a statewide hospital discharge abstract data set.
Participants.-Patients admitted with a principal diagnosis of AMI to New York State hospitals during March through June of 1986.
Main Outcome Measures.-The odds of utilizing each of the three services either during the initial admission for AMI or during the 6-month postdischarge interval.
Mots-clés Pascal : Appareil circulatoire pathologie, Cardiopathie coronaire, Economie santé, Homme, Chirurgie, Dérivation, Traitement instrumental, Dilatation instrumentale, Infarctus, Myocarde, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Disponibilité, Utilisation, Etude cohorte
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Cardiovascular disease, Coronary heart disease, Health economy, Human, Surgery, Bypass, Instrumentation therapy, Instrumental dilatation, Infarct, Myocardium, United States, North America, America, Availability, Use, Cohort study
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Cote : 93-0609829
Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.