Also, they were not able to evaluate the associations according to myocardial infarction subtype, severity of AMI, or physical or cognitive function. ... Overall, the study suggests that “promoting late transfer of patients admitted with acute
Caution should also be used when considering a switch from warfarin to dabigatran for patients with coronary artery disease or a prior myocardial infarction, experts said. ... The rates of myocardial infarction in the RE-LY trial were 0.81% with
However, Medicare and other payers insist that many of these patients can be observed for 24 hours to have rate control achieved and myocardial infarction ruled out if necessary and can
A novel 1-hour algorithm to rule in or rule out acute myocardial infarction (MI) by incorporating high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T baseline values and changes may have substantially accelerated management,
a composite of death or nonfatal [myocardial infarction] over the GRACE score, which is widely recommended by clinical guidelines for accurate risk stratification,” the authors said.
The unique non-cholesterol mediated effects of statins offer intriguing potential for benefit across a number of disparate conditions, including myocardial infarction (MI), stroke, the perioperative period, and even sepsis. ... infarction. These plaques
A new score may help predict outcomes for patients who were successfully resuscitated after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest for reasons other than ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
9, 2008, to Jan. 21, 2015. Patients were eligible for the study if they had stable or unstable angina pectoris or non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (MI). ... The primary outcome was a composite of death and thrombotic events (nonfatal myocardial
additional intervention, thrombosis, and myocardial infarction.
The ivabradine patients also had 11% lower risk of cardiovascular death or nonfatal myocardial infarction, according to results presented at the American College of Cardiology's annual meeting this year.