The latter were defined as stroke or myocardial infarction. Included studies were published through Sept. ... 30, 2016, and involved nontraumatic ICH as the primary inclusion criterion; outcomes of ischemic stroke, myocardial infarction, and ICH
People are significantly more likely to commit suicide in the month after a myocardial infarction, according to a new case-control study from Denmark. ... People are significantly more likely to commit suicide after a myocardial infarction, according to
Clopidogrel may improve outcomes after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) for myocardial infarction (MI), a new study reports.
After adjustment, bleeding was still strongly associated with mortality, even more so than postdischarge myocardial infarction (mortality hazard ratios, 5.03 for bleeding and 1.92 for myocardial infarction).
Fondaparinux was associated with lower risk of major bleeding and death than low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) for patients with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), a recent prospective study ... found. Fondaparinux was associated
Although severe hypoglycemia was rare, the intensive group did have a higher incidence of death or spontaneous second myocardial infarction (8 patients [5.7%] vs. ... was a trend favoring intensive glucose management, and other studies show promise with
Care has improved for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who are hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction (MI), but they are still less likely to receive certain therapies than acute
A head-to-head comparison of prasugrel and ticagrelor for prevention of ischemia and bleeding in patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI) treated with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) found no significant ... and bleeding events in the
Of all 302 patients, 56% had ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction, 38% had non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction, and 6% had unstable angina.
Also, with both 110-mg and 150-mg dabigatran doses, there was less intracranial bleeding (aHR, 0.24 and 0.08 respectively) and a lower incidence of myocardial infarction (aHR, ... The previous concerns about an excess of bleeding events or myocardial