Reduction of hospitalizations for myocardial infarction in Italy in the COVID-19 era

European Heart Journal

22 Maggio Mag 2020 5 days ago
  • Bartorelli A, Marenzi G

Admissions for AMI were significantly reduced during the COVID-19 pandemic across Italy, with a parallel increase in fatality and complication rates. This constitutes a serious social issue, demanding attention by the scientific and healthcare communities and public regulatory agencies.

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De Rosa S, Spaccarotella C, Basso C, Calabrò MP, Curcio A, Filardi PP, Mancone M, Mercuro G, Muscoli S, Nodari S, Pedrinelli R, Sinagra G, Indolfi C; Società Italiana di Cardiologia and the CCU Academy investigators group . Bartorelli A, Marenzi G among collaborators. Reduction of hospitalizations for myocardial infarction in Italy in the COVID-19 era. Eur Heart J 2020 May 15;ehaa409. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa409

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