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Socioeconomic disadvantage, long-term outcomes after heart attack

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JAMA Network

What The Study Did: Registry data were used to examine the association between living in a socioeconomically disadvantaged area and long-term survival among patients who had their first heart attack at or before age 50.

Authors: Ron Blankstein, M.D., of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, is the corresponding author.

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