The pattern of risk-factor profile in Egyptian patients with acute coronary syndrome: phase II of the Egyptian cross-sectional CardioRisk project.

Affiliation

Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Menofia University, Menofia, Egypt. Email: [Email]

Abstract

Egypt is the most populous country in the Middle East and North Africa and has more than 15% of the cardiovascular deaths in the region, but little is known about the prevalence of traditional risk factors and treatment strategies in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients across Egypt.

Keywords

Egypt, acute coronary syndrome, risk factors,