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Department of Cardiology, Near East University, Nicosia, Cyprus
Department of Cardiology, Peking University People’s Hospital, Beijing, China; Beijing Key Laboratory of Early Prediction and Intervention of Acute Myocardial Infarction, Peking University People’s Hospital, Beijing, China; Center for Cardiovascular Translational Research, Peking University People’s Hospital, Beijing, China
I have read the article entitled “Predictors and in-hospital prognosis of recurrent acute myocardial infarction” by Cao et al. (1) with great interest, recently published in journal. The investigators reported that recurrent acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients presented with more severe coronary artery conditions. age, diabetes mellitus (DM) and reperfusion therapy were independent risk factors for recurrent AMI, and recurrent AMI was related with a high risk of in-hospital death (1).