A high incidental rise in cardiac troponin I carries a higher mortality risk in older patients than in those with a diagnosed acute coronary syndrome

M Justin S Zaman, Kalliopi Vrotsou, Gavin S Chu, Helen M May, Phyo K Myint

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)122-125
Number of pages4
JournalAge and Ageing
Volume40
Issue number1
Early online date12 Nov 2010
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2011

Keywords

  • acute coronary syndrome
  • aged
  • aged, 80 and over
  • aging
  • biomarkers
  • female
  • humans
  • male
  • prognosis
  • prospective studies
  • retrospective studies
  • risk factors
  • sensitivity and specificity
  • troponin I

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