Objectives This study sought to examine predictors, trends, and outcomes associated with β-blocker prescriptions at discharge in patients with stable angina without prior history of myocardial infarction (MI) or systolic heart failure (HF) undergoing elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). 419 kata lagi
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More adverse events after discharge in dual Medicare-Medicaid eligibles.
After being hospitalized for a myocardial infarction (MI), patients with dual Medicare-Medicaid eligibility fared worse than their Medicare-only peers following discharge, investigators found. 591 kata lagi
This research was conducted at the the British Military’s Joint Services Medical Rehabilitation Unit based at Headley Court in Surrey. The work was carried out by Anthony J Sargeant (later Professor) under the clinical supervision of the Director of the Rehabilitation Unit’s Wing Commander Dr MA (Tony) Crawley. 161 kata lagi
Negative troponin testing combined with nonischemic electrocardiogram results and non–high-risk clinical presentation conferred a negative predictive value of 99.7%.
Prior studies have suggested that negative and nonincreasing high-sensitivity cardiac troponin (hsTn) levels measured at emergency department (ED) presentation and 1 hour later can rule out acute myocardial infarction (MI) in low-risk patients with nonischemic electrocardiogram (ECG) results ( 237 kata lagi
Low dose oestrogen combined oral contraception and risk of pulmonary embolism, stroke, and myocardial infarction in five million French women: cohort study
Objective To assess the risk of pulmonary embolism, ischaemic stroke, and myocardial infarction associated with combined oral contraceptives according to dose of oestrogen (ethinylestradiol) and progestogen. 251 kata lagi