Christina C. Dahm

Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI

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Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI. / Gleerup, Hanne Bechmann; Dahm, Christina C; Thim, Troels; Jensen, Svend Eggert; Jensen, Lisette Okkels; Kristensen, Steen Dalby; Bøtker, Hans Erik; Maeng, Michael.

In: European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care, 02.11.2018, p. 2048872618810414.

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Gleerup, HB, Dahm, CC, Thim, T, Jensen, SE, Jensen, LO, Kristensen, SD, Bøtker, HE & Maeng, M 2018, 'Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI', European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care, pp. 2048872618810414. https://doi.org/10.1177/2048872618810414

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Gleerup, Hanne Bechmann et al. "Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI". European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care. 2018, 2048872618810414. https://doi.org/10.1177/2048872618810414

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Gleerup HB, Dahm CC, Thim T, Jensen SE, Jensen LO, Kristensen SD et al. Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI. European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care. 2018 Nov 2;2048872618810414. https://doi.org/10.1177/2048872618810414

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Gleerup, Hanne Bechmann ; Dahm, Christina C ; Thim, Troels ; Jensen, Svend Eggert ; Jensen, Lisette Okkels ; Kristensen, Steen Dalby ; Bøtker, Hans Erik ; Maeng, Michael. / Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI. In: European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care. 2018 ; pp. 2048872618810414.

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title = "Smoking is the dominating modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI",
abstract = "AIMS:: Smoking is an important modifiable risk factor for myocardial infarction. It is unclear whether smoking habits at the time of an incident ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) differ across age groups and sex.METHODS AND RESULTS:: We included patients with incident STEMI registered in the Western Denmark Heart Registry from 2005 to 2015 ( n=9914). Patients were divided into four age groups (30-49, 50-59, 60-69 and ⩾70 years) with the latter serving as reference. Smoking was the most prevalent modifiable risk factor in 30-49-year-old patients (74% vs. hypertension 15%, hyperlipidaemia 10% and diabetes 7%). The smoking prevalence decreased with increasing age, while treatment for hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and diabetes increased with increasing age. Smoking was five times (odds ratio (OR) 5.15; 95% confidence interval (CI) 4.37-6.07) more prevalent among 30-49-year-old patients with STEMI than the reference group. Differences according to sex were significant as the OR for current smoking in women was 9.88 (95% CI 6.94-14.08) compared to OR 3.78 (95% CI 3.12-4.58) in men.CONCLUSIONS:: Despite public information campaigns and general warnings, smoking remains the most prevalent modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI.",
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AU - Gleerup, Hanne Bechmann

AU - Dahm, Christina C

AU - Thim, Troels

AU - Jensen, Svend Eggert

AU - Jensen, Lisette Okkels

AU - Kristensen, Steen Dalby

AU - Bøtker, Hans Erik

AU - Maeng, Michael

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N2 - AIMS:: Smoking is an important modifiable risk factor for myocardial infarction. It is unclear whether smoking habits at the time of an incident ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) differ across age groups and sex.METHODS AND RESULTS:: We included patients with incident STEMI registered in the Western Denmark Heart Registry from 2005 to 2015 ( n=9914). Patients were divided into four age groups (30-49, 50-59, 60-69 and ⩾70 years) with the latter serving as reference. Smoking was the most prevalent modifiable risk factor in 30-49-year-old patients (74% vs. hypertension 15%, hyperlipidaemia 10% and diabetes 7%). The smoking prevalence decreased with increasing age, while treatment for hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and diabetes increased with increasing age. Smoking was five times (odds ratio (OR) 5.15; 95% confidence interval (CI) 4.37-6.07) more prevalent among 30-49-year-old patients with STEMI than the reference group. Differences according to sex were significant as the OR for current smoking in women was 9.88 (95% CI 6.94-14.08) compared to OR 3.78 (95% CI 3.12-4.58) in men.CONCLUSIONS:: Despite public information campaigns and general warnings, smoking remains the most prevalent modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI.

AB - AIMS:: Smoking is an important modifiable risk factor for myocardial infarction. It is unclear whether smoking habits at the time of an incident ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) differ across age groups and sex.METHODS AND RESULTS:: We included patients with incident STEMI registered in the Western Denmark Heart Registry from 2005 to 2015 ( n=9914). Patients were divided into four age groups (30-49, 50-59, 60-69 and ⩾70 years) with the latter serving as reference. Smoking was the most prevalent modifiable risk factor in 30-49-year-old patients (74% vs. hypertension 15%, hyperlipidaemia 10% and diabetes 7%). The smoking prevalence decreased with increasing age, while treatment for hypertension, hyperlipidaemia and diabetes increased with increasing age. Smoking was five times (odds ratio (OR) 5.15; 95% confidence interval (CI) 4.37-6.07) more prevalent among 30-49-year-old patients with STEMI than the reference group. Differences according to sex were significant as the OR for current smoking in women was 9.88 (95% CI 6.94-14.08) compared to OR 3.78 (95% CI 3.12-4.58) in men.CONCLUSIONS:: Despite public information campaigns and general warnings, smoking remains the most prevalent modifiable risk factor in younger patients with STEMI.

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