Explanation for Reduced MI During COVID-19 Pandemic
Samin K. Sharma, MD, discusses the significantly reduced incidence of acute cardiovascular illness and STEMI during COVID-19. He examines the data, possible explanations, and whether occurrences are truly reduced or under-reported.
Director of Interventional and Clinical Cardiology
President, Mount Sinai Heart Network
Mount Sinai Health System
Dean of International Clinical Affiliations
Zena and Michael A. Wiener Professor of Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine