Invasive management and late clinical outcomes in contemporary Australian management of acute coronary syndromes: observations from the ACACIA registry

Leigh D Kinsman, Julie Redfern and Tom G Briffa
Med J Aust 2009; 190 (3): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2009.tb02324.x
Published online: 2 February 2009

To the Editor: The work presented by Chew and colleagues in setting up and using the Acute Coronary Syndrome Prospective Audit (ACACIA) is an important and influential initiative.1 It has the potential to provide a strong evidence base for the design and delivery of cardiac services in Australia.

  • Leigh D Kinsman1
  • Julie Redfern2
  • Tom G Briffa3

  • 1 School of Rural Health, Monash University, Bendigo, VIC.
  • 2 ANZAC Research Institute, Sydney, NSW.
  • 3 School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA.


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