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The association of short sleep after acute coronary syndrome with recurrent cardiac events and mortality

Alcantara, Carmela; Peacock, James; Davidson, Karina W.; Hiti, David T.; Edmondson, Donald E.

Although most patients survive an acute coronary syndrome (ACS; myocardial infarction [MI] or unstable angina [UA]), within 5 years 22% will be re-hospitalized and more than 1 in 3 will die [1]. Thus, identifying modifiable risk factors for ACS recurrence and mortality is critical.

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Title
International Journal of Cardiology
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.11.135

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Academic Units
Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health
Social Work
Medicine
Publisher
Elsevier
Published Here
June 9, 2016