Time to reperfusion therapy
- Time to reperfusion therapy. Thao Huynh; O'Loughlin, Jennifer; Joseph, Lawrence; Eisenberg, Mark J. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/8/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 10, p1461
A response by Thao Huynh, Jennifer O'Loughlin, Lawrence Joseph and Mark J. Eisenberg to a letter to the editor about their article "Delays to reperfusion therapy in acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: results from the AMI-QUEBEC Study," by T. Huynh and colleagues in volume 175 is...
- Potential of Microvascular Reperfusion with Adjunctive Pharmacological Intervention: Its Impact on Myocardial Perfusion and Functional Outcomes in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction. Taniyama, Y.; Ito, H.; Morishita, R.; Ogihara, T. // Drugs;Feb2001, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p437
One of the major limitations of reperfusion therapy in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is the presentation of no-reflow phenomenon. In 25 to 30% of patients with AMI, myocardial blood flow is occasionally profoundly reduced, even after coronary recanalisation, because of microvascular...
- Heartbeat: Highlights from the issue. Ribeiro, Antonio Luiz; Otto, Catherine M. // Heart;Jul2015, Vol. 101 Issue 13, p991
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including lower long-term mortality in the hospitalized Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) patients, estimated reperfusion time, and ability of a novel accelerated diagnostic protocol (ADP).
- Reperfusion injury after acute myocardial infarction. Grech, Ever D.; Jackson, Malcolm J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);2/25/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6978, p477
Looks into the adverse effects of reperfusion after an acute myocardial infarction. Vulnerability to arrhythmias; Possibilities of myocardial stunning; Lethal myocyte injury.
- Other clinicians play a part in expediting reperfusion. Quinn, T. // Emergency Medicine Journal;Feb2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p122
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on the review of the changing nature of reperfusion in acute ST elevation myocardial infarction.
- Reperfusion Therapy for Acute Myocardial Infarction. Aylward,, Phil; Aylward, Philip; Hunt, David; Australia, the Medical Issues Committee of the National Heart Foundation of // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Oct2001, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p99
The following National Heart Foundation of Australia (NHFA) guidelines are intended to assist physicians and other health-care providers in the appropriate management of patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction with ST elevation requiring reperfusion therapy. The guidelines describe...
- Reperfusion is effective for most patients with acute MI. // Modern Medicine;Oct97, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p55
Presents an abstract of the article entitled `Can We Provide Reperfusion Therapy to All Unselected Patients Admitted With Acute Myocardial Infarction?,' by J.M. Juliard, D. Himbert et al published in the July 1997 issue of the `American Journal of the College of Cardiology.'
- Limitations of the electrocardiogram in estimating infarction size after acute reperfusion therapy for myocardial infarction. Christian, Timothy F.; Clements, Ian P.; Behrenbeck, Thomas; Huber, Kenneth C.; Chesebro, James H.; Gersh, Bernard J.; Gibbons, Raymond J.; Christian, T F; Clements, I P; Behrenbeck, T; Huber, K C; Chesebro, J H; Gersh, B J; Gibbons, R J // Annals of Internal Medicine;2/15/91, Vol. 114 Issue 4, p264
Objective:To assess the ability of the 12-lead electrocardiogram to estimate infarction size after reperfusion therapy for acute myocardial infarction. Design:The presence or absence of Q waves and the Selvester QRS score obtained before and after hospital discharge...
- Early Definition of Treatment Outcomes After Reperfusion Therapy for Myocardial Infarction. Zhang, Yi; Patel, Anushka; Jeremy, Richmond W. // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Mar2004, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p31
Aims. Early definition of treatment outcomes, including coronary patency and infarct size, after reperfusion therapy for myocardial infarction (MI) is desirable to identify patients requiring further intervention.Methods and Results. Patients receiving reperfusion therapy for a first MI had...