LONG-TERM ANTICOAGULANT THERAPY
- 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.
- CONTINUOUS ANTICOAGULANT THERAPY FOLLOWING MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION. Manchester, Benjamin // Angiology;Jan1964, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p19
Focuses on the study determining the efficacy of anticoagulant therapy on patients with acute myocardial infarction. Assessment on the response of the immune system from the treatment; Improvement on the quality of life; Description on the physical condition of the patients.
- Factors Associated With Racial Differences in Myocardial Infarction Outcomes. Spertus, John A.; Jones, Philip G.; Masoudi, Frederick A.; Rumsfeld, John S.; Krumholz, Harlan M. // Annals of Internal Medicine;3/3/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 5, p314
Background: Little information is available about factors associated with racial differences across a broad spectrum of post-myocardial infarction outcomes, including patients' symptoms and quality of life. Objective: To determine racial differences in mortality, rehospitalization, angina, and...
- 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.
- Is Every Defect Really a Treasure? Davidoff, Frank // Annals of Internal Medicine;5/1/2012, Vol. 156 Issue 9, p664
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including challenge of kaizen in risk-standardized mortality rates (RSMRs) for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction (AMI).
- Changing patterns and mortality of acute myocardial infarction in a coronary care unit. Hunt, David; Sloman, Graeme; Christie, David; Penington, Christina // British Medical Journal;3/26/1977, Vol. 1 Issue 6064, p795
Assesses the changing patterns and mortality of patients with acute myocardial infarction in a coronary care unit in Melbourne, Victoria. Comparison of mortality rates between 1369-70 and 1974-75; Reason for reduction in mortality; Clinical severity of infarction in patients.
- Moderate alcohol consumption before and after heart attack associated with lower mortality. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;4/21/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article focuses on a follow-up study, according to which men who consumed alcohol moderately before and after heart attacks were associated with lower mortality.
- ANTICOAGULANT THERAPY TODAY. Vigran, I. Myron // Angiology;Jan1964, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
A review has been presented of some of the more classical and recent findings in regard to results of anticoagulant therapy in acute myocardial infarction, the long-term prophylactic treatment of coronary artery disease, the use of anticoagulant therapy in cerebral vascular disease, as well as...
- Transradial access for primary percutaneous coronary intervention: the next standard of care? Amoroso, Giovanni; Kiemeneij, Ferdinand // Heart;Sep2010, Vol. 96 Issue 17, p1341
Objective Primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI) has been acknowledged by the most recent European guidelines to be the preferred treatment for ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Patients undergoing PPCI are expected to receive a broad spectrum of anticoagulants and...