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Olle Melander

Principal investigator

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Risk factor exposure in individuals free from cardiovascular disease differs according to age at first myocardial infarction.

Author

  • Klas Gränsbo
  • Peter Almgren
  • Peter Nilsson
  • Bo Hedblad
  • Gunnar Engström
  • Olle Melander

Summary, in English

The pathophysiology of myocardial infarction (MI) may differ depending on whether it occurs early or late in life. We tested the hypothesis that risk factor pattern differs according to the age at MI.

Department/s

  • Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmö
  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2016-02-22

Language

English

Pages

1977-1981

Publication/Series

European Heart Journal

Volume

37

Issue

25

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Topic

  • Gerontology, specializing in Medical and Health Sciences

Status

Published

Research group

  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1522-9645