Reperfusion after primary angioplasty for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: Predictors of success and relationship to clinical outcomes in the APEX-AMI Angiographic Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Reperfusion

abstract

  • Younger age, patent infarct-related artery at presentation, and ischaemic time predicted higher likelihood of successful myocardial perfusion, which was associated with improved survival.

publication date

  • May 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/eurheartj/ehn125

PubMed ID

  • 18375399

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1127

end page

  • 35

volume

  • 29

number

  • 9