Nitroglycerin's physiologic effects make it the drug of choice for those experiencing angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease, coronary vasospasm, or myocardial infarction, hence its widespread utilization for over
Everyone knows it's important to quickly provide percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) to patients who come to the hospital with a myocardial infarction (MI). ... The only downside I see is that some patients are rushed to the cath lab who are not
Beneficiaries were included in the study if they filled a prescription for statins after myocardial infarction or coronary revascularization in 2007, 2008, or 2009.
2011, 17.3% in 2011-2012), heart failure (median rates: 23.3% in 2009-2010, 23.1% in 2010-2011, 22.5% in 2011-2012), and acute myocardial infarction (median rates: ... The study, published online May 14 in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, also
Researchers used data from Medicare claims from 2013 through 2015 to identify hospital admissions for congestive heart failure (CHF), pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), sepsis, and acute myocardial infarction (MI),
Karam. One noninfectious cause of fever is infarcted tissue, such as a myocardial infarction, pulmonary embolism or ischemic bowel.
long QT syndrome, bradycardia, hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia, recent acute myocardial infarction, or uncompensated heart failure.
The study's primary end point was net adverse clinical and cerebral events (NACCE), defined as a composite of all-cause death, myocardial infarction (MI), stroke or major bleeding.
The primary outcome was myocardial infarction (MI), secondary outcome was MI or vascular death, and tertiary outcome was recurrent stroke.
of myocardial infarction shown in POISE.