Acute Coronary Syndrome in Indian Subcontinent Patients Residing in the Middle East: Results from Gulf Registry of Acute Coronary Events II

Prashanth Panduranga, Kadhim J. Sulaiman, Ibrahim Al-Zakwani, Khalid F. AlHabib, Ahmad Hersi, Jassim Al Suwaidi, Alawi A. Alsheikh-Ali, Wael Almahmeed, Shukri Al Saif, Hussam Al-Faleh, Jawad Al-Lawati, Nidal Asaad, Ahmed Al-Motarreb, Haitham Amin

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We compared baseline characteristics, clinical presentation, and in-hospital outcomes between Middle Eastern Arabs and Indian subcontinent patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Of the 7930 patients enrolled in Gulf Registry of Acute Coronary Events II (RACE II), 23% (n = 1669) were from the Indian subcontinent. The Indian subcontinent patients, in comparison with the Middle Eastern Arabs, were younger (49 vs 60 years; P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)818-825
Number of pages8
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Oct 9 2015



  • acute coronary syndrome
  • Arabs
  • Indian subcontinent
  • Middle East
  • South Asians

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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