Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 19th, 1998
In the age group 75 years or older, women had lower risk of death than the men.
Viola Vaccarino MD, PhD, of Yale University School of Medicine and her colleagues studied data from the medical records of 1,025 patients who met accepted criteria for myocardial infarction (MI) (Arch Intern Med., October 12, 1998;158:2054-2062).
"When examining sex differences in outcomes of MI," they wrote, "it may not be sufficient to adjust for age, but future studies...
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