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*  Myocardial infarction complications
In Dressler's syndrome, this occurs several weeks after the initial event. A complication that may occur in the acute setting ... "Cardiac rupture complicating acute myocardial infarction in the direct percutaneous coronary intervention reperfusion era" (PDF ... If diagnostic coronary angiography does not reveal a culprit blockage that is the cause of the cardiogenic shock, the prognosis ... Myocardial infarction complications may occur immediately following a heart attack (in the acute phase), or may need time to ...
*  Coronary artery bypass surgery
Acute renal failure due to embolism or hypoperfusion. Stroke, secondary to embolism or hypoperfusion. Vasoplegic syndrome, ... Angioplasty Cardiothoracic surgery Dressler's syndrome Hybrid coronary revascularization Totally endoscopic coronary artery ... March 5, 2009). "Percutaneous Coronary Intervention versus Coronary-Artery Bypass Grafting for Severe Coronary Artery Disease ... Left main coronary artery obstruction requires two bypasses, one to the LAD and one to the LCX. A coronary artery may be ...
*  TIMI
... estimates mortality following acute coronary syndromes. TIMI risk can be calculated on the TIMI website under "Clinical ... TIMI Grade Flow' is a scoring system from 0-3 referring to levels of coronary blood flow assessed during percutaneous coronary ... TIMI 3 is normal flow which fills the distal coronary bed completely Elliott M. Antman, MD; Marc Cohen, MD; Peter J. L. M. ... TIMI 1 flow (penetration without perfusion) is faint antegrade coronary flow beyond the occlusion, with incomplete filling of ...
*  Eptifibatide
... non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes) both in patients who are to receive non surgery (conservative) medical ... infusion of 2 µg/kg per minute until either hospital discharge or initiation of coronary artery bypass grafting, or for up to ... Eptifibatide is used to reduce the risk of acute cardiac ischemic events (death and/or myocardial infarction) in patients with ... treatment and those undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The drug is usually applied together with aspirin or ...
*  Tirofiban
... in patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS).[medical citation needed] Tirofiban is contraindicated in ... Cases of hypersenitivity including acute anaphylaxis have been seen. The concomitant application of warfarin or other oral ...
*  Percutaneous coronary intervention
In patients with acute coronary syndromes, PCI may be appropriate; guidelines and best practices are constantly evolving. In ... 2014). "2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Patients With Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Report of the ... Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is a non-surgical procedure used to treat narrowing (stenosis) of the coronary ... Coronary angioplasty, also known as percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), because it is done through the skin ...
*  Cardiac marker
Many acute cardiac marker IVD products are targeted at nontraditional markets, e.g., the hospital ER instead of traditional ... Elevated levels of suPAR are associated with increased risk of systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS), cancer, Focal ... September 1997). "Assessment of coronary reperfusion after thrombolysis with a model combining myoglobin, creatine kinase-MB, ... NISSEN NI, RANLOV P, WEIS-FOGH J (July 1965). "EVALUATION OF FOUR DIFFERENT SERUM ENZYMES IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF ACUTE MYOCARDIAL ...
*  Electrocardiography in myocardial infarction
Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes. p. 175. New Jersey: Humana Press, 1999. ISBN 0-89603-552-2. Selker HP, Zalenski RJ, ... Smith SW, Whitwam W (February 2006). "Acute coronary syndromes". Emerg. Med. Clin. North Am. 24 (1): 53-89, vi. doi:10.1016/j. ... Acute Coronary Syndromes". Circulation. 112 (24_suppl): IV-89-IV-110. 2005. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.105.166561. PMID ... "Prediction of risk of death and myocardial infarction in the six months after presentation with acute coronary syndrome: ...
*  Acute coronary syndrome
... (ACS) is a syndrome (set of signs and symptoms) due to decreased blood flow in the coronary arteries ... Allergic acute coronary syndrome (Kounis syndrome) Amsterdam, E. A.; Wenger, N. K.; Brindis, R. G.; Casey, D. E.; Ganiats, T. G ... Acute coronary syndrome often reflects a degree of damage to the coronaries by atherosclerosis. Primary prevention of ... acute coronary syndrome". Archived from the original on 2009-09-07. Achar SA, Kundu S, Norcross WA (2005). "Diagnosis of acute ...
*  Management of acute coronary syndrome
... people who present with angina must prompt evaluation for possible acute coronary syndrome. Acute coronary syndromes are ... Acute coronary syndromes are caused by sudden and critical reduction of blood flow in one of the coronary arteries, the vessels ... Management of acute coronary syndrome is targeted against the effects of reduced blood flow to the afflicted area of the heart ... Medical therapy for acute coronary syndromes is based on drugs that act against ischemia and resultant angina and limit the ...
*  Myocardial infarction
Acute Coronary Syndrome. American Heart Association. Retrieved November 25, 2006. Archived September 25, 2006, at the Wayback ... Unlike other causes of acute coronary syndromes, such as unstable angina, a myocardial infarction occurs when there is cell ... Reeder, Guy (27 December 2016). "Nitrates in the management of acute coronary syndrome". www.uptodate.com. Archived from the ... Bagai, A; Dangas, GD; Stone, GW; Granger, CB (6 June 2014). "Reperfusion strategies in acute coronary syndromes". Circulation ...
*  Heart
"Acute Coronary Syndrome Workup". Medscape. Archived from the original on 6 August 2016. Retrieved 14 August 2016. Davidson's ... These are the left main coronary artery and the right coronary artery. The left main coronary artery splits shortly after ... Two small openings above the aortic valve carry blood to the heart itself, the left main coronary artery and the right coronary ... A small amount of blood from the coronary circulation also drains into the right atrium via the coronary sinus, which is ...
*  Troponin
2001). "Acute coronary syndromes. The diagnostic role of troponins". Thromb Res. 103 (1): 63-69. doi:10.1016/S0049-3848(01) ... October 1996). "Cardiac-specific troponin I levels to predict the risk of mortality in patients with acute coronary syndromes ... in people with chest pain or acute coronary syndrome. A person who recently had a myocardial infarction would have an area of ... "2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Patients With Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Report of the American ...
*  Chest pain
... serum lipase or amylase to exclude acute pancreatitis Aspirin increases survival in people with acute coronary syndrome and it ... If acute coronary syndrome ("heart attack") is suspected, many people are admitted briefly for observation, sequential ECGs, ... Acute coronary syndrome Stable or unstable angina Myocardial infarction ("heart attack") - People usually complained of a ... However, both atypical and typical symptoms of acute coronary syndrome can occur, and in general a history cannot be enough to ...
*  Kounis syndrome
... (aka allergic acute coronary syndrome) is defined as acute coronary syndrome (symptoms such as chest pain ... "Allergic acute coronary syndrome (Kounis syndrome)". Proceedings (Baylor University. Medical Center). 28 (3): 358-362. ISSN ... Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is usually associated with a constrictive pain in the chest, characteristically with radiation to ... the allergic response may be playing a role in acute coronary syndrome: markers of mast cell activation are found in people ...
*  Door-to-balloon
Section 5. Initial management of acute coronary syndromes". Resuscitation. 67 Suppl 1: S87-96. doi:10.1016/j.resuscitation. ... expertly performed primary percutaneous coronary intervention over thrombolytic therapy for acute ST elevation myocardial ... American College of Cardiology (ACC) Door to Balloon (D2B) Initiative Q&A: Improving door-to-balloon time for acute MI - ... November 2006). "Strategies for reducing the door-to-balloon time in acute myocardial infarction". N. Engl. J. Med. 355 (22): ...
*  Myocardial infarction diagnosis
Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes. p. 175. New Jersey: Humana Press, 1999. ISBN 0-89603-552-2. "2005 American Heart ... Eisenman A (2006). "Troponin assays for the diagnosis of myocardial infarction and acute coronary syndrome: where do we stand ... 2005). "Future biomarkers for detection of ischemia and risk stratification in acute coronary syndrome". Clin. Chem. 51 (5): ... "Troponin T levels in patients with acute coronary syndromes, with or without renal dysfunction". N Engl J Med. 346 (26): 2047- ...
*  Health effects of tobacco
... in hospital admissions for acute coronary syndrome. 67% of the decrease occurred in non-smokers. A study published in the ... "Smoke-free legislation and hospitalizations for acute coronary syndrome". The New England Journal of Medicine. 359 (5): 482-491 ... Although nicotine does play a role in acute episodes of some diseases (including stroke, impotence, and heart disease) by its ... The usage of tobacco has also been linked to Buerger's disease (thromboangiitis obliterans) the acute inflammation and ...
*  Rosuvastatin
Aggarwal, RK; Showkathali, R (June 2013). "Rosuvastatin calcium in acute coronary syndromes". Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy ... 2006). "Effect of very high-intensity statin therapy on regression of coronary atherosclerosis: the ASTEROID trial" (PDF). JAMA ...
*  Atherosclerosis
Didangelos A, Simper D, Monaco C, Mayr M (May 2009). "Proteomics of acute coronary syndromes" (PDF). Current atherosclerosis ... May 1998). "Primary prevention of acute coronary events with lovastatin in men and women with average cholesterol levels: ... A number of procedures may also be carried out such as percutaneous coronary intervention, coronary artery bypass graft, or ... Werner syndrome (WS) is a premature aging condition in humans. WS is caused by a genetic defect in a RecQ helicase that is ...
*  Phentolamine
... Therapy for Cocaine-Association Acute Coronary Syndrome (CAACS). Journal of Medical Toxicology. 2006 Sep;2(3):108- ... Phentolamine also has diagnostic and therapeutic roles in complex regional pain syndrome (reflex sympathetic dystrophy). ... as they can cause unopposed α-adrenergic mediated coronary vasoconstriction, worsening myocardial ischemia and hypertension. It ... Pharmacologic management of complex regional pain syndrome. Clinical Journal of Pain. 2006 Jun;22(5):425-9. http://www.novalar. ...
*  Darapladib
... and urgent coronary revascularization compared with placebo in acute coronary syndrome patients treated with standard medical ... Targeting the unstable plaque in acute coronary syndromes. Clin Ther. 2013 Aug;35(8):1099-107. PMID 23973042 Reuters. 12 April ... GSK announced that the drug had failed to meet Phase III endpoints in a trial of 16,000 patients with acute coronary syndrome ( ... The study failed to reduce the risk of coronary heart disease death, myocardial infarction, ...
*  Glycogen phosphorylase isoenzyme BB
The enzyme is one of the "new cardiac markers" which are discussed to improve early diagnosis in acute coronary syndrome. A ... May 2005). "Future biomarkers for detection of ischemia and risk stratification in acute coronary syndrome". Clin. Chem. 51 (5 ... 2005). "Glycogen phosphorylase BB in acute coronary syndromes". Clin. Chem. Lab. Med. 43 (12): 1351-8. doi:10.1515/CCLM. ...
*  Nitrous oxide
Its use for acute coronary syndrome is of unknown benefit. In Britain and Canada, Entonox and Nitronox are used commonly by ... 2010). "Part 10: acute coronary syndromes: 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and ... and acute coronary syndrome (includes heart attacks). Its use during labour has been shown to be a safe and effective aid for ... This can cause serious neurotoxicity with even acute use, if the user has preexisting vitamin B12 deficiency. Nitrous oxide at ...
*  Papillary fibroelastoma
Maestroni A, Zecca B, Triggiani M (2006). "Cardiac papillary fibroelastoma presenting with acute coronary syndrome and syncope ... In particular, chest pain or syncope may be due to transient occlusion of the left main coronary artery by the tumor, while a ... a sudden death case of coronary embolism with myocardial infarction". Forensic Sci Int. 113 (1-3): 209-14. doi:10.1016/S0379- ... heart attack or sudden cardiac death may be due to embolization of a portion of the tumor into a coronary artery. If the tumor ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Subclavian steal syndrome (435.3) Vertebrobasilar artery syndrome (435.9) Transient ischemic attack, unspec. (436) Acute but ... Postmyocardial infarction syndrome (411.1) Intermediate coronary syndrome (412) Old myocardial infarction (413) Angina pectoris ... acute, true posterior (410.7) MI, acute, subendocardial (410.8) MI, acute, spec. (410.9) MI, acute, unspec. (411) Other acute ... acute, inferolateral (410.3) MI, acute, inferoposterior (410.4) MI, acute, other inferior wall, NOS (410.5) MI, acute, other ...
*  Kirschner wire
Lenard L, Aradi D, Donauer E (April 2009). "Migrating Kirschner wire in the heart mimics acute coronary syndrome". Eur Heart J ...