NCVD Annual Reports
On behalf of the American College of Cardiology, we extend our sincerest congratulations for the 2007 & 2008 report of the Malaysian NCVD Acute Coronary Syndrome Registry. This is a tremendous accomplishment offering valuable patient data of 6,500 additional Malaysian patients entered since your landmark 2006 inaugural report.
Since the introduction of percutaneous coronary (PCI) registry in Malaysia in 1983, it has been extensively practiced and developed, keeping pace with advanced technologies worldwide.
- This report provides information on the establishment of PCI services in our country, patient characteristics, clinical presentations, lesions characteristics, procedural details with regards to device utilisation and outcomes. As the report comprehensively covers such vital information it will undoubtedly be used as a point of reference for policy makers in future planning and funding of cardiac care services.
- The National Cardiovascular Database (NCVD) is a service supported by the Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) to collect information about cardiovascular disease in Malaysia...