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*  Signal-averaged electrocardiogram
This has been used for the risk stratification of sudden cardiac death in people who have had a myocardial infarction, as well ...
*  Myocardial infarction complications
Myocardial rupture is most common three to five days after myocardial infarction, commonly of small degree, but may occur one ... A myocardial infarction may compromise the function of the heart as a pump for the circulation, a state called heart failure. ... Myocardial infarction complications may occur immediately following a heart attack (in the acute phase), or may need time to ... A complication that may occur in the acute setting soon after a myocardial infarction or in the weeks following is cardiogenic ...
*  Cerebral infarction
... similar to myocardial infarction treatment, thrombolytic drugs were introduced in the therapy of cerebral infarction. The use ... If the infarction occurs on the left side brain, speech will be slurred. Reflexes may be aggravated as well. Major risk factors ... A cerebral infarction is an area of necrotic tissue in the brain resulting from a blockage or narrowing in the arteries ... Infarctions will result in weakness and loss of sensation on the opposite side of the body. Physical examination of the head ...
*  TIMI
The 'Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction', or TIMI Study Group is an Academic Research Organization (ARO) affiliated with ... "Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Trial, Phase I: A Comparison between Intravenous Tissue Plasminogen Activator and ... TIMI Risk Score for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Convenient, Bedside, Clinical Score for Risk Assessment at ... or a non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI). In patients with UA/NSTEMI, the TIMI risk score is a simple ...
*  Percutaneous coronary intervention
... myocardial infarctions and angina compared with medication. For patients with either non-ST-segment elevation myocardial ... Primary PCI is the very urgent use of PCI in people with acute myocardial infarction (heart attack), especially where there is ... Bivalirudin when used instead of heparin has a higher rate of myocardial infarction but lower rates of bleeding. The coronary ... Although PCI may not provide any greater help in preventing death or myocardial infarction over oral medication for patients ...
*  Electrocardiography in myocardial infarction
In particular, acute myocardial infarction in the distribution of the circumflex artery is likely to produce a nondiagnostic ... Electrocardiography in suspected myocardial infarction has the main purpose of detecting ischemia or acute coronary injury in ... However, a normal ECG does not rule out acute myocardial infarction. The current guidelines for the ECG diagnosis of the ST ... Sometimes the earliest presentation of acute myocardial infarction is the hyperacute T wave, which is treated the same as ST ...
*  Myocardial infarction
There are many different causes of fatigue, and myocardial infarction is not a common cause. A myocardial infarction requires ... Many risk factors of myocardial infarction are shared with coronary artery disease, the primary cause of myocardial infarction ... it may be classified as an ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) or Non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) based ... Play media Myocardial infarction (MI) refers to tissue death (infarction) of the heart muscle (myocardium). It is a type of ...
*  Myocardial infarction diagnosis
Myocardial infarction management Myocardial infarction complications Mallinson, T (2010). "Myocardial Infarction". Focus on ... Myocardial infarction: diagnosis and investigations - GPnotebook, retrieved November 27, 2006. DE Fenton et al. Myocardial ... Histopathological examination of the heart may reveal infarction at autopsy. Under the microscope, myocardial infarction ... The diagnosis of myocardial infarction requires two out of three components (history, ECG, and enzymes). When damage to the ...
*  Timeline of myocardial infarction pathology
This table gives an overview of the pathology seen in myocardial infarction by time after obstruction. For the first ~30 ... Enhanced deposition of predominantly type I collagen in myocardial disease. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 1990;22:1157-1165 Table 11-2 in ...
*  Electrophysiology study
... myocardial infarction; unanticipated reactions to the medications used during the procedure; damage to the conduction system, ...
*  Premature ventricular contraction
The myocardial scarring that occurs in myocardial infarction and also in the surgical repair of congenital heart disease can ... In CAST study of survivors of myocardial infarction encainide and flecainide, although could suppress PVC, they increased death ... HRT parameters correlate significantly with mortality after myocardial infarction (heart attack). Some possible causes of PVCs ... myocardial infarction and cardiac death. In men with coronary heart disease and in women with or without coronary heart disease ...
*  Proteomics
"Myocardial Infarction". (Retrieved 29 November 2006) Introduction to Antibodies - Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA). ( ...
*  Visceral pain
Some patients, especially elderly and diabetics, may present with what is known as a painless myocardial infarction or a " ... Retrieved November 22, 2006 Davis TM, Fortun P, Mulder J, Davis WA, Bruce DG (2004). "Silent myocardial infarction and its ... Cervero F" Gut 2000; 47:56-57 Mallinson, T (2010). "Myocardial Infarction". Focus on First Aid (15): 15. Retrieved 2010-06-08. ... Myocardial ischemia, the most frequent cause of cardiac pain, is the most common cause of death in the United States. Urinary ...
*  Platelet-activating factor
Some of these conditions include: •Allergic reactions •Stroke •Sepsis •Myocardial infarction •Colitis, inflammation of the ...
*  Sinus tachycardia
Acute myocardial infarction. Sinus tachycardia can present in more than a third of the patients with AMI but this usually ... Sinus tachycardia accompanying a myocardial infarction may be indicative of cardiogenic shock. Sinus tachycardia is usually a ... Tachycardia in the presence of AMI can reduce coronary blood flow and increase myocardial oxygen demand, aggravating the ... Rapid rates, though they may be compensating for ischemia elsewhere, increase myocardial oxygen demand and reduce coronary ...
*  Dressler syndrome
The symptoms tend to occur 2-3 weeks after myocardial infarction, but can also be delayed for a few months. It tends to subside ... Chapter 5. Acute Myocardial Infarction. In: Crawford MH, ed. CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Cardiology. 3rd ed. New York: ... Dressler W (January 1959). "The post-myocardial-infarction syndrome: a report on forty-four cases". AMA Arch Intern Med. 103 (1 ... Dressler syndrome was, historically, a phenomenon complicating about 7% of myocardial infarctions; however, in the era of ...
*  Troponin
... a type of myocardial infarction involving severe constriction of the cardiac blood vessels. After a myocardial infarction ... Myocardial Infarction Workup. Archived 2016-06-09 at the Wayback Machine. Antman EM, Tanasijevic MJ, Thompson B, et al. ( ... Cardiac troponins are a marker of all heart muscle damage, not just myocardial infarction, which is the most severe form of ... A person who recently had a myocardial infarction would have an area of damaged heart muscle and elevated cardiac troponin ...
*  Protriptyline
Cardiovascular: Myocardial infarction; stroke; heart block; arrhythmias; hypotension, particularly orthostatic hypotension; ...
*  Glossary of diabetes
Myocardial infarction heart attack. The words mean heart muscle blockage. Myo-inositol A substance in the cell that is thought ... Broken pieces of those deposits or closure of the arterial opening can cause myocardial infarction or stroke. Precisely what ...
*  Mark S. Komrad
Myocardial infarction and stroke. Neurology. 1984 Nov;34(11):1403-9. PMID 6493488 Komrad MS. A defence of medical paternalism: ...
*  Ary L. Goldberger
Goldberger AL (1991). Myocardial Infarction: Electrocardiographic Differential Diagnosis (4th ed.). St. Louis: Mosby-Year Book ... Check date values in: ,access-date= (help) Henning, Robert J. (1976). "Myocardial Infarction: Electrocardiographic Differential ...
*  Saruplase
1995). "Saruplase in Myocardial Infarction". J. Thromb. Thrombolysis. 2 (3): 195-204. PMID 10608024. Moser M, Bode C (March ... in acute myocardial infarction". Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 8 (3): 329-35. doi:10.1517/13543784.8.3.329. PMID 15992082. ...
*  Lidocaine
A routine preventative dose is no longer recommended after a myocardial infarction as the overall benefit is not convincing. A ... for acute myocardial infarction, digoxin poisoning, cardioversion, or cardiac catheterization) if amiodarone is not available ... "Prophylactic lidocaine for myocardial infarction". The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 8: CD008553. doi:10.1002/ ...
*  Management of heart failure
If heart failure ensues after a myocardial infarction due to scarring and aneurysm formation, reconstructive surgery may be an ... Cooley DA, Collins HA, Morris GC, Chapman DW (May 1958). "Ventricular aneurysm after myocardial infarction; surgical excision ... March 2002). "Prophylactic implantation of a defibrillator in patients with myocardial infarction and reduced ejection fraction ... and it is specifically labelled for use in decompensated heart failure complicating acute myocardial infarction. While the ...
*  Right coronary artery
Diagram of a myocardial infarction. Aorta and coronary arteries at autopsy. The proximal portion of the RCA and its ostium can ...
*  Prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2
... myocardial infarction, and stroke. Studies with human pharmacology and genetics, genetically manipulated rodents, and other ...
*  Left coronary artery
Diagram of a myocardial infarction. A coronary angiogram that shows the LMCA, LAD and LCX. Autopsy specimen showing the ...