The newer stents also significantly reduced the risk of ischemia-driven target-lesion revascularization (P=0.001), myocardial infarction (1.9% vs. ... The everolimus stents were non-inferior to the paclitaxel stents in the rate of cardiac death and target
Perioperative beta-blockers may help some, not all, noncardiac surgery patients with ischemic heart disease
In patients with ischemic heart disease having noncardiac surgery, perioperative beta-blockers appear to improve outcomes only in cases of concurrent heart failure or recent myocardial infarction (MI), according to a
Patients with diabetes were excluded from the trial. The primary outcome of stroke or myocardial infarction (MI) occurred in 175 patients (9.0%) in the pioglitazone group and in 228 patients
Patients who have an ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) while in the hospital often do worse than those who experience STEMI off-site, according to a new study.
Currently available high-sensitivity troponins yield a high negative predictive value for mortality and myocardial infarction for up to six months in patients with rest angina. ... Additional investigation for coronary ischemia in patients at low risk
effect on all-cause or cardiovascular mortality or myocardial infarction rates in patients with acute coronary syndromes. ... In the 31 trials of patients with CKD and stable or no cardiovascular disease, antiplatelet agents compared with placebo or no
Higher-intensity care setting may not be associated with early survival in acute heart failure patients
ED. Patients were more likely to be admitted to the ICU versus the wards if they had had a previous myocardial infarction or had a higher heart rate, higher creatinine concentration,
There were no statistically significant differences between access points on the outcomes of myocardial infarction and stroke.
20.9%; P<0.001), and there were no significant differences between groups in myocardial infarction, venous thromboembolism, or death.
A subgroup analysis of the DETO2X-AMI trial compared death, rehospitalization with myocardial infarction (MI), and heart failure in patients who had low-normal or high-normal oxygen saturation after MI ... Patients with confirmed myocardial infarction (MI