ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction

Yen Tibayan

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationA Practical Approach to Cardiovascular Medicine
    Number of pages13
    ISBN (Print)9781405180399
    StatePublished - Apr 28 2010


    • Choice of reperfusion strategy - during STEMI
    • Danish Trial in Acute Myocardial Infarction - 2 (DANAMI - 2 Trial)
    • Electrocardiography (ECG)
    • Low output, infarction of substantial portion - left ventricle, low cardiac output
    • Patients with STEMI presenting - with angina pectoris usually at rest
    • Reperfusion therapy
    • Rescue PCI - current fibrinolytic regimens, 75% 90-min patency rates
    • ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    • ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) results - thrombotic occlusion of epicardial coronary artery
    • Secondary prevention after STEMI

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine(all)

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