of unstable angina and non-ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI). ... The American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association released a focused update last week to their guidelines on management of unstable angina and
Death or myocardial infarction occurred in 1,419 patients (11%) receiving a proton-pump inhibitor compared with 1,341 patients (8%) who were not. ... There was no association with myocardial infarction for other 2C19 inhibitors/non-inhibitors.
The latter were defined as stroke or myocardial infarction. Included studies were published through Sept. ... 30, 2016, and involved nontraumatic ICH as the primary inclusion criterion; outcomes of ischemic stroke, myocardial infarction, and ICH
Patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI) who are homeless may receive less optimal in-hospital care and have higher rehospitalization rates than nonhomeless patients.
Patients who had a ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) far from a center providing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and received medical therapies before transfer had similar outcomes to those close
Patients who received a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) after acute myocardial infarction were at higher risk of bleeding, a new study found. ... The retrospective cohort study included 27,000 patients discharged from a Canadian hospital
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2017/09/27/1.htm. The median 30-day risk-standardized mortality rates for myocardial infarction (MI) were 9.4% for patients ages 65 years ... Hospital rankings based on myocardial infarction (MI)
Statin therapy was beneficial for post-myocardial infarction (MI) patients who had low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels under 70, a new study found. ... The observational study included about 1,000 Korean patients who had an acute myocardial
Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI) establish ACS as a provisional diagnostic term encompassing “clinical symptoms that are compatible with acute myocardial ischemia.” The term includes myocardial infarction (ST-segment elevation and
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2012/09/12/5.htm. Diabetics benefit less from receiving clopidogrel after myocardial infarction (MI) than non-diabetics, a study found. ... Diabetics benefit less from receiving clopidogrel after