VIRGO

Variation In Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients (VIRGO)

Press

"Younger Women Fare Worse After Heart Attacks"
Futurity.com, August 22, 2014

Publications

Bucholz EM, Strait KM, Dreyer RP, Geda M, Spatz ES, Bueno H, Lichtman J, D'Onofrio G, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Effect of Low Perceived Social Support on Health Outcomes in Young Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Results From the VIRGO (Variation in Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients) Study. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2014; 114.001252

Bucholz EM, Butala NM, Rathore SS, Dryer RP, Lansky AJ, Krumholz HM. Sex Differences in Long-Term Mortality after Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic Review. Circulation. 2014;114.009480

Gupta A, Wang Y, Spertus JA, Geda M, Lorenze NP, Chileshe NP, D'Onofrio G, Lichtman JH, Krumholz HM. Trends in Acute Myocardial Infarction in Young Patients and Differences by Sex and Race, 2001 to 2010. JACC. 2014;64:337-45


Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, D'Onofrio G, Spertus JA, Lindau ST, Morgan TM, Herrin H, Bueno H, Mattera JA, Ridker PM, Krumholz HM. Variation in Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients (VIRGO) Study Design. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 2010; 3: 684-93