Clinical and therapeutic profile of patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes who do not have significant coronary artery disease.The Platelet Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa in Unstable Angina: Receptor Suppression Using Integrilin Therapy (PURSUIT) Trial Investigators.

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A proportion of patients who present with suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS) are found to have insignificant coronary artery disease (CAD) during coronary angiography, but these patients have not been well characterized.Of the 5767 patients with non-ST-segment elevation ACS who were enrolled in the Platelet Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa in Unstable Angina: Receptor Suppression Using Integrilin (Eptifibatide) Therapy (PURSUIT) trial and who underwent in-hospital angiography, 88% had significant CAD (any stenosis >50%), 6% had mild CAD (any stenosis >0% to

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Cited Authors

  • Roe, MT; Harrington, RA; Prosper, DM; Pieper, KS; Bhatt, DL; Lincoff, AM; Simoons, ML; Akkerhuis, M; Ohman, EM; Kitt, MM; Vahanian, A; Ruzyllo, W; Karsch, K; Califf, RM; Topol, EJ

Published Date

  • September 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 102 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1101 - 1106

PubMed ID

  • 10973837

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10973837

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1524-4539

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0009-7322

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.cir.102.10.1101

Language

  • eng