Gender differences and the trend in the acute myocardial infarction: A 10-year nationwide population-based analysis

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It is not clear whether gender is associated with different hospitalization cost and lengths for acute myocardial infarction (AMI). We identified patients hospitalized for primary diagnosis of AMI with (STEMI) or without (NSTEMI) ST elevation from 1999 to 2008 through a national database containing 1,000,000 subjects. As compared to that in 19992000, total (0.35‰ versus 0.06‰, P

Original languageEnglish
Article number184075
JournalScientific World Journal
Publication statusPublished - 2012


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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