CONTINUOUS ANTICOAGULANT THERAPY FOLLOWING MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
- LONG-TERM ANTICOAGULANT THERAPY. Foley, William T. // Angiology;Jan1964, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p42
Focuses on the views of the clinical research teams on the effects of long-term anticoagulant therapy on patients suffering from acute myocardial infarction. Improvement on the quality of life; Reduction on the risks of complications; Decrease on the level of mortality rate.
- TREATMENT OF THROMBOSIS OCCURRING IN INDIVIDUALS WITH HEREDITARY HEMORRIIAGIC TELANGIECTASIS. Blaustein, Ancel // Angiology;Feb1956, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p55
Focuses the treatment of the patients suffering from thrombophlebitis. Assessment on the response of the immune system from anticoagulant therapy; Improvement on the quality of life; Awareness on the symptoms of the disease.
- LONG-TERM USE OF ANTICOAGULANTS FOLLOWING ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION. Cosby, Richard S.; Herman, Lawrence M.; Talbot, John C.; Mayo, Mary // Angiology;Jan1964, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p57
Focuses on the beneficial effect of long-term anticoagulant therapy on patients suffering from myocardial infarction. Improvement on the quality of life; Reduction on the risks of bleeding episodes; Description on the physical condition of the patients.
- Omega-3 ethylester concentrate saves costs in the long run. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;10/7/2006, Issue 513, p8
The article discusses research on the cost effectiveness of omega-3 ethylester concentrate for post-myocardial infarction patients, reference to a study by S. Quilici and colleagues, published in the August 2006 issue of the "International Journal of Clinical Practice." Omega-3 ethylester...
- High-risk Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients with Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Definition and Treatment. Marc Cohen // Cardiovascular Drugs & Therapy;Oct2008, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p407
Abstract IntroductionÂ Â Early risk stratification of patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS), unstable angina, or non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction ensures patients receive appropriate care. Materials and methodsÂ Â Many risk-stratification models have been developed to...
- A new instrument for measuring anticoagulation-related quality of life: development and preliminary validation. Samsa, Greg; Matchar, David B.; Dolor, Rowena J.; Wiklund, Ingela; Hedner, Ewa; Wygant, Gail; Hauch, Ole; Marple, Cheryl Beadle; Edwards, Roger // Health & Quality of Life Outcomes;2004, Vol. 2, p22
Background: Anticoagulation can reduce quality of life, and different models of anticoagulation management might have different impacts on satisfaction with this component of medical care. Yet, to our knowledge, there are no scales measuring quality of life and satisfaction with anticoagulation...
- Antiplatelet Therapy After Acute Myocardial Infarction. Walling, Anne D. // American Family Physician;11/15/2002, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p1992
Compares anticoagulation regimens following acute myocardial infarction (MI). Number of patients in the study who were admitted to hospitals because of acute MI or unstable angina; Reduction in vascular events with short-term antiplatelet therapy; Rates of major bleeding.
- Health-related quality of life in patients after the acute myocardial infarction. Rančić, Nataša; Petrović, Branislav; Apostolović, Svetlana; Kocić, Biljana; Ilić, Mirko // Central European Journal of Medicine;Apr2013, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p266
Introduction: Acute myocardial infarction has a negative impact on patient's quality of life. The aim of this paper was to evaluate the health-related quality of life in patients one month after the acute myocardial infarction. Material and method: The study involved 160 patients of both sexes,...
- Comparison of mortality of patients with heart attacks admitted to a coronary care unit and an ordinary medical ward. Hill, J.D.; Holdstock, G.; Hampton, J.R. // British Medical Journal;7/9/1977, Vol. 2 Issue 6079, p81
Compares the survival of patients with heart attacks admitted to a coronary care unit (CCU) and an ordinary medical ward in Great Britain. Reason behind the medical ward admission of some patients; Difference on resuscitation achievements between patients in CCU and patients in medical ward;...