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ALLMedicine™ Acute Coronary Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  18,661 results

Identification of Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Elderly.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emc.2020.12.003
Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America; McGarry M, Shenvi CL

Apr 17th, 2021 - When older adults experience acute coronary syndrome (ACS), they often present with what are considered "atypical" symptoms. Because their symptoms less often match the expected presentation of ACS, older patients can have delayed time to assessme...

Prosthetic aortic valve thrombosis complicated by left main coronary artery bifurcation...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2021.03.021
Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine : Including Mol... De Roeck F, Abdulmajid L et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - Coronary embolism due to prosthetic valve thrombosis is a rare cause of acute coronary syndrome. We report the challenging case of a 66-year-old female patient with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction caused by left main coronary artery bifurca...

Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis With an Inadequate Response to Disease-Modifying Ant...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.018290
Journal of the American Heart Association; Hsu CY, Su YJ et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Background Cardiovascular disease is the most common cause of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. It is believed that using disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) to control inflammation can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disea...

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Guidelines  47 results

EAPCI Position Statement on Invasive Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes during the ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7239193
European Heart Journal; Chieffo A, Stefanini GG et. al.

May 14th, 2020 - The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic poses an unprecedented challenge to healthcare worldwide. The infection can be life threatening and require intensive care treatment. The transmission of the disease poses a risk to both patients an...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Chest Pain-Possible Acute Coronary Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.027
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Batlle JC et. al.

May 6th, 2020 - Chest pain is a frequent cause for emergency department visits and inpatient evaluation, with particular concern for acute coronary syndrome as an etiology, since cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. Although ...

The Asia-Pacific Society of Cardiology (APSC) Expert Committee Consensus Recommendation...
https://doi.org/10.1253/circj.CJ-19-0874
Circulation Journal : Official Journal of the Japanese Ci... Tan WCJ, Inoue K et. al.

Dec 19th, 2019 - The Asia-Pacific Society of Cardiology (APSC) high-sensitivity troponin T (hs-TnT) consensus recommendations and rapid algorithm were developed to provide guidance for healthcare professionals in the Asia-Pacific region on assessing patients with ...

Taking the Air Out of Oxygen Supplementation in Individuals With Diabetes and Acute Coronary Syndromes
https://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/42/11/2019
Diabetes Care;

Aug 31st, 2019 - Oxygen supplementation has been a cornerstone in the initial treatment of individuals with acute coronary syndrome. While consensus for oxygen supplementation exists for patients with hypoxia, oxygen supplementation has also been routinely used in...

Intensive Lipid Lowering in Elderly Patients
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamacardiology/article-abstract/2738100
JAMA Cardiology; Gotto,A.

Jul 16th, 2019 - In this issue of JAMA Cardiology, a prespecified post hoc analysis of the Improved Reduction of Outcomes: Vytorin Efficacy International Trial (IMPROVE-IT) examines the effect of age on higher-intensity lipid lowering in patients after an acute co...

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Drugs  275 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  19,941 results

Identification of Acute Coronary Syndrome in the Elderly.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emc.2020.12.003
Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America; McGarry M, Shenvi CL

Apr 17th, 2021 - When older adults experience acute coronary syndrome (ACS), they often present with what are considered "atypical" symptoms. Because their symptoms less often match the expected presentation of ACS, older patients can have delayed time to assessme...

Prosthetic aortic valve thrombosis complicated by left main coronary artery bifurcation...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2021.03.021
Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine : Including Mol... De Roeck F, Abdulmajid L et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - Coronary embolism due to prosthetic valve thrombosis is a rare cause of acute coronary syndrome. We report the challenging case of a 66-year-old female patient with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction caused by left main coronary artery bifurca...

Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis With an Inadequate Response to Disease-Modifying Ant...
https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.018290
Journal of the American Heart Association; Hsu CY, Su YJ et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Background Cardiovascular disease is the most common cause of death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. It is believed that using disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) to control inflammation can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disea...

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News  1,399 results

Low Concordance Between Troponin Assays for ACS
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947899

Mar 21st, 2021 - Clinicians should be aware that the discordance between high-sensitivity cardiac troponin (hs-cTn) assays is significant enough that management recommendations may change, for example, for a patient assessed for suspected acute coronary syndrome (...

High Flow Oxygen May Not Help Patients With Suspected Acute Coronary Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947232

Mar 10th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome don't have better 30-day mortality outcomes when they receive high flow oxygen, a randomized trial has found. Researchers examined data on 40,872 patients in New Zealand with suspe...

Smoking Status and Mortality Outcomes Following PCI
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947077

Mar 8th, 2021 - Takeaway Smokers undergo percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) at a much younger age and more commonly for acute coronary syndrome (ACS) vs never-smokers. Current smoking is associated with increased 30-day mortality. Ex-smokers and never-smoke...

Radial-to-Backup Artery Switch Adds Limited Risk in ACS PCI
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946109

Feb 17th, 2021 - There's a price to pay for a failed radial artery attempt in invasively managed patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS), but it may not be as high as previously thought, a new MATRIX substudy suggests. The adjusted 30-day risks were similar be...

Risk Score to Guide ACS Treatment Does Not Improve Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943260

Dec 27th, 2020 - In a cluster randomized clinical trial, routine use of the Global Registries of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) risk score (GRS) to guide treatment decisions for hospitalized patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) was associated with an increas...

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Patient Education  25 results see all →