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International differences in acute coronary syndrome patients’ baseline characteristics, clinical management and outcomes in Western Europe: the EURHOBOP study
  1. Romain André1,
  2. Vanina Bongard2,
  3. Roberto Elosua3,4,
  4. Inge Kirchberger5,
  5. Dimitrios Farmakis6,
  6. Unto Häkkinen7,
  7. Danilo Fusco8,
  8. Marina Torre9,
  9. Pascal Garel10,
  10. Carla Araújo11,
  11. Christa Meisinger5,
  12. John Lekakis6,
  13. Antti Malmivaara7,
  14. Maria Dovali8,
  15. Marta Pereira11,
  16. Jaume Marrugat3,
  17. Jean Ferrières1,2
  1. 1Department of Cardiology, Toulouse Rangueil University Hospital, Toulouse University School of Medicine, Toulouse, France
  2. 2Department of Epidemiology, Health Economics and Public Health, AEPMCV, UMR1027 INSERM-University of Toulouse III, Toulouse University Hospital (CHU), Toulouse, France
  3. 3Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Genetics, Municipal Institute of Health Assistance—Municipal Institute of Medical Research (IMAS-IMIM), Barcelona, Spain
  4. 4Centros de Investigación Biomédica en Red (CIBER) Epidemiology and Public Health (CIBERESP), Barcelona, Spain
  5. 5Helmholtz Centre Munich—German Research Centre for Environmental Health, Institute of Epidemiology II, Neuherberg, Germany; Central Hospital Augsburg, MONICA/KORA Myocardial Infarction Registry, Augsburg, Germany
  6. 6Second Department of Cardiology, University of Athens Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
  7. 7National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Centre for Health and Social Economics (CHESS), Helsinki, Finland Health Services Research of the National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
  8. 8Department of Epidemiology, Health Authority Roma E, Lazio Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
  9. 9Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS), Rome, Italy
  10. 10European Hospital and Healthcare Federation (HOPE), Brussels, Belgium
  11. 11Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Predictive Medicine and Public Health, University of Porto Medical School, Porto, Portugal
  1. Correspondence to Professor Jean Ferrieres, Department of Cardiology, Toulouse University Rangueil Hospital, TSA 50032, 31059 Toulouse Cedex 9, France; jean.ferrieres{at}

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