For patients with cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction, epinephrine was associated with similar effects on arterial pressure and cardiac index as norepinephrine but a higher incidence of refractory shock, a ... The trial included 57
Myocardial infarction in women, managing candidiasis. Cardiovascular disease is an “equal-opportunity killer” of men and women, but physicians should be particularly aware of how acute myocardial infarction (MI) affects women
Even short-term treatment with most nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) was associated with increased risk of death and a subsequent myocardial infarction (MI) in patients with prior heart attacks, reports
Learn the definitions of and distinctions among the six types of myocardial infarction (MI) that were recently recognized by the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision. ... In summary, the Third Universal Definition of Myocardial
Researchers tested the hypothesis that adding additional information to a high-sensitivity cardiac troponin algorithm would improve diagnosis of ED patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction (AMI). ... For patients with suspected acute
The new Fourth Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction (MI), published in August, introduced the term “myocardial injury,” defined as an elevated troponin value above the 99th percentile upper reference limit (URL). ... Q: I know the Sepsis-2
The American College of Cardiology Foundation (ACCF) and the American Heart Association (AHA) Task Force on Practice Guidelines recently released its 2013 guideline on managing ST- elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). ... obstructive pulmonary
Researchers compared more than 200,000 hospitalizations for acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, or pneumonia in 2009 and 2010 to matched hospitalizations in 2013 and 2014. ... Researchers used Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project data to
The primary outcome measure was death, myocardial infarction, or stroke at 30 days after surgery.
Furthermore, in myocarditis, the electrocardiogram and echocardiogram can show focal abnormalities mimicking acute myocardial infarction. ... typical chest pain), there is no evidence on the electrocardiogram to support recent myocardial infarction.