Case definitions for acute coronary heart disease in epidemiology and clinical research studies: a statement from the AHA Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; AHA Statistics Committee; World Heart Federation Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Epidemiology and Prevention; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine



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Medical Subject Headings

Acute Disease; Biological Markers; Biomedical Research; Coronary Disease; Death, Sudden, Cardiac; Developing Countries; Diagnostic Techniques, Cardiovascular; Electrocardiography; Epidemiologic Methods; Humans


Bioinformatics | Biostatistics | Epidemiology | Health Services Research

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Citation: Circulation. 2003 Nov 18;108(20):2543-9. Epub 2003 Nov 10. Link to article on publisher's site

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