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Epinephrine and norepinephrine compared to treat shock after myocardial infarction

For patients with cardiogenic shock after acute myocardial infarction, epinephrine was associated with similar effects on arterial pressure and cardiac index as norepinephrine but a higher incidence of refractory shock, a ... The trial included 57
July 2018

Documentation of medical necessity

Acute chest pain, acute coronary syndrome, acute myocardial infarction and bronchospastic conditions are discussed.
January 2013

EKG and high-sensitivity troponin T may rule out myocardial infarction

Among chest-pain patients with no new ischemia on an electrocardiogram (EKG) and troponin T below 0.005 µg/L, only 0.5% had an acute myocardial infarction during hospitalization and ... A single measurement of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and an
April 2017

Fluid balance, MI rule-out, anticoagulation after hemorrhage, and more

T]he long-term consequences of such recommendations are unclear,” they wrote. A single measurement of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and an electrocardiogram (EKG) may rule out acute myocardial infarction ... The latter were defined as stroke or
September 2017

AHA scientific statement addresses myocardial infarction in the absence of obstructive coronary artery disease

Clinicians often believe that acute myocardial infarction (MI) cannot be present in patients without obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD), which is not the case, the statement said. ... consider a working diagnosis of MINOCA only in patients whose
April 2019

Focus on telehealth before and after hospitalization

These telehealth innovations could also support early triage to identify conditions requiring urgent intervention, such as ST-elevation myocardial infarction or stroke.
September 2020

New score for predicting inpatient mortality after acute myocardial infarction

A new score for predicting inpatient mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) was described and validated in a recent study. ... The risk factors identified in this study are substantially different from those considered in the TIMI
August 2016

Measure of the month: coronary artery disease

Measure of the month: Coronary artery disease.
November 2008

Score predicts 90-day readmission risk after myocardial infarction

A risk score that predicts patients' risk of readmission after acute myocardial infarction was recently developed using the National Cardiovascular Data Registry. ... The cohort study included 86,849 Medicare beneficiaries with a primary diagnosis of
October 2018

In the News

Myocardial infarction in women, managing candidiasis. Cardiovascular disease is an “equal-opportunity killer” of men and women, but physicians should be particularly aware of how acute myocardial infarction (MI) affects women
April 2016

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