Published in Blood Weekly, October 4th, 2007
"ACS incidence was 3248 cases/million/year and the annual incidence of confirmed myocardial infarction was 1960 per million. In-hospital mortality was 5.1% (10.0% with Q-MI, 4.4% with non-Q-Ml, and 0.9% with UAP). Coronary angiography was performed in 92% of STEMI (followed by primary PCI in 83%, by CABG in 3%, by conservative therapy in 6%). Thrombolysis was used in only 1% of...
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