Underweight, Markers of Cachexia, and Mortality in Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Prospective Cohort Study of Elderly Medicare Beneficiaries

In this prospective cohort study of elderly medicare beneficiaries, Harlan Krumholz and colleagues investigate the association between underweight and mortality after acute myocardial infarction independent of cachexia and frailty.

Vyšlo v časopise: Underweight, Markers of Cachexia, and Mortality in Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Prospective Cohort Study of Elderly Medicare Beneficiaries. PLoS Med 13(4): e32767. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001998
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In this prospective cohort study of elderly medicare beneficiaries, Harlan Krumholz and colleagues investigate the association between underweight and mortality after acute myocardial infarction independent of cachexia and frailty.


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