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Gender differences in use of invasive diagnostic procedures for acute ischaemic heart disease in Chinese adults

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Objective: To investigate gender differences in use of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for acute ischaemic heart disease (IHD) in Chinese adults and assess whether socioeconomic or health system factors contribute to such differences.

Methods: In 2004-08, the China Kadoorie Biobank recruited 512 726 adults from ten diverse areas in China. Data for 38 928 first hospitalisations with IHD (2911 acute myocardial infarction [AMI], 9817 angina and ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1136/heartjnl-2021-318988

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-7945-9791
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
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Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Role:
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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Heart Journal website
Volume:
108
Issue:
4
Pages:
292-299
Publication date:
2021-05-27
Acceptance date:
2021-05-03
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-201X
ISSN:
1355-6037
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1175956
Local pid:
pubs:1175956
Deposit date:
2021-05-11

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