Early revascularization in acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Revascularization
  • Shock, Cardiogenic

abstract

  • In patients with cardiogenic shock, emergency revascularization did not significantly reduce overall mortality at 30 days. However, after six months there was a significant survival benefit. Early revascularization should be strongly considered for patients with acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock.

publication date

  • August 26, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJM199908263410901

PubMed ID

  • 10460813

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 625

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 341

number

  • 9