A comparison between heparin and low-dose aspirin as adjunctive therapy with tissue plasminogen activator for acute myocardial infarction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aspirin
  • Heparin
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator

abstract

  • Coronary patency rates associated with rt-PA are higher with early concomitant systemic heparin treatment than with concomitant low-dose oral aspirin. This observation has important implications for clinical practice and should be considered in the design and interpretation of clinical trials involving coronary thrombolytic therapy.

publication date

  • November 22, 1990

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 2122251

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1433

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 323

number

  • 21