Letters Section Editor: Robert M. Golub, MD, Senior Editor.
To the Editor: The meta-analysis by Dr Mehta and colleagues1 suggested a beneficial effect from a routine invasive coronary strategy compared with a selective invasive strategy in patients with NSTE ACS over a follow-up of about one and one-half years. The accompanying Editorial2 discussed the need to consider coronary angiography in patients with NSTE ACS.
Carbajal EV. Routine vs Selective Invasive Strategies in Acute Coronary Syndromes. JAMA. 2005;294(22):2844–2846. doi:10.1001/jama.294.22.2845-a