Bibliographic details

Hayashino Y, Nagata-Kobayashi S, Morimoto T, Maeda K, Shimbo T, Fukui T.  Cost-effectiveness of screening for coronary artery disease in asymptomatic patients with Type 2 diabetes and additional atherogenic risk factors. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2004; 19(12): 1181-1191


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Aged; Coronary Disease /diagnosis; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Decision Support Techniques; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 /complications; Echocardiography /economics; Electrocardiography /economics; Exercise Test /economics; Humans; Hypertension /complications; Male; Markov Chains; Middle Aged; Prognosis; Sensitivity and Specificity; Smoking /adverse effects; Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon /economics