Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: High-Sensitivity Troponin Levels, Ischemia, and Mortality

To the Editor In the Vascular Events in Noncardiac Surgery Patients Cohort Evaluation (VISION), postoperative high-sensitivity troponin T (hsTnT) levels were significantly associated with 30-day mortality. I question the authors’ decision to exclude some patients with a presumed nonischemic etiology of troponin elevation from their definition of myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery (MINS).

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