Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, March 27th, 2005
Alain G. Bertoni, MD, MPH, assistant professor of medicine at Wake Forest Baptist, and his colleagues found that nearly 60% of every 100 white patients received cardiac catheterization for treatment of heart attack compared to 50% of every 100 African Americans. The study, "Racial and ethnic disparities in cardiac catheterization for acute myocardial infarction in the United States, 1995-2001," is published in the March 2005 issue of the Journal of...
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