Initial experience with multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention during mechanical reperfusion for acute myocardial infarction.

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Journal Article

The feasibility and safety of simultaneous multivessel percutaneous coronary intervention during mechanical reperfusion for acute myocardial infarction was analyzed in a retrospective, case-controlled study. Patients who underwent multivessel coronary intervention had a higher risk of adverse clinical outcomes through 6 months compared with matched controls in whom coronary intervention was limited to the infarct-related artery.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Roe, MT; Cura, FA; Joski, PS; Garcia, E; Guetta, V; Kereiakes, DJ; Zijlstra, F; Brodie, BR; Grines, CL; Ellis, SG

Published Date

  • July 15, 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 88 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 170 - A6

PubMed ID

  • 11448417

Pubmed Central ID

  • 11448417

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9149

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0002-9149(01)01615-0

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States