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.
- Unfractionated heparin administration in patients treated with bivalirudin during primary percutaneous coronary intervention is associated lower mortality and target lesion thrombosis: a report from the Swedish Coronary Angiography and Angioplasty Registry (SCAAR) Koutouzis, Michael; Lagerqvist, Bo; James, Stefan; Omerovic, Elmir; Matejka, Göran; Grip, Lars; Albertsson, Per // Heart;Sep2011, Vol. 97 Issue 18, p1484
Background: Bivalirudin reduces bleeding events and is associated with a lower mortality than the combination of unfractionated heparin (UFH) and glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). However, the effect of adding UFH in patients with ST...
- 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...