Clinical determinants of mortality in patients with cardiomyopathy

Bradley A Bart, C. M. O'Connor

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We determined the independent predictors of mortality in 3,787 patients with angiographically diagnosed ischemic or nonischemic cardiomyopathy. Ischemic etiology independently predicted mortality after adjustment for baseline clinical characteristics. A Cox proportional hazards regression model that included the extent of coronary disease, however, prognostic information than the clinical diagnosis of ischemic or nonischemic cardiomyopathy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)8-11
Number of pages4
JournalCardiology Review
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jan 1 1999

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