Do diabetes mellitus and systemic hypertension predispose to left ventricular free wall rupture in acute myocardial infarction?

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Diabetes and systemic hypertension had no influence on left ventricular free wall rupture complicating acute myocardial infarction. Age <65 years and a history of coronary artery disease offers some protection from protection.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Issue number9
Pages (from-to)1224-5
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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Keywords: Aged; Causality; Diabetes Mellitus; Female; Heart Rupture, Post-Infarction; Humans; Hypertension; Male; Middle Aged; Proportional Hazards Models; Risk Factors

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