History included hypertension in 46%, diabetes in 20%, and myocardial infarction in 13%. ... Two of the events were noncardiac and 2 were possibly iatrogenic, including a periprocedural myocardial infarction and STEMI during a stress test.
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.
Rivaroxaban reduced cardiovascular (CV) events compared to placebo but also increased nonfatal major bleeding in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), a study found.
Heart failure is almost always the first one.”. Acute myocardial infarction and pneumonia round out the payment-penalized trio targeted by most services, but post-discharge programs are starting to look
The top five causes for readmission were heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, acute myocardial infarction, pneumonia, and atrial fibrillation or flutter.
The primary outcome of the study was a composite of death and thrombotic complications (nonfatal myocardial infarction, stroke, pulmonary embolism, renal failure, or bowel infarction) within 30 days of surgery.
Providing beta-blockers to patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI) within the first 48 hours of hospitalization may reduce 30-day mortality, but the survival benefits appear to dwindle after 1
In 1996, the top 2 diagnoses were coronary atherosclerosis and acute myocardial infarction (MI), with 14.6% and 11.8% of admissions, respectively.
Women who have a myocardial infarction (MI) are more likely than men to present without chest pain and have higher mortality than men of the same age group, but the differences ... To examine the relationship among sex, symptoms and hospital mortality,
She also initiated the use of Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) scores to risk-stratify patients before admission to the center.