Patients’ perceived inability to act is associated with a delay in seeking medical care for acute myocardial infarction.
Incident CHD is associated with accelerated cognitive decline after, but not before, the event.
Undetected dysglycemia is associated with both myocardial infarction and periodontitis.
Among STEMI patients who could be treated in an ICU or a non-ICU unit, those treated in the ICU have improved mortality rates.
People with HIV and cardiovascular disease have higher levels of the interleukin-1 receptor antagonist and soluble regulator sIL-1R1 up to 10 years before the first myocardial infarction.
In patients with prior myocardial infarction (MI)/ischemic stroke, treatment with alirocumab is associated with a reduction in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), as well as reductions in lipoprotein(a), apolipoprotein B, and non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (non-HDL-C), according to study results published in the Journal of Clinical Lipidology. In addition, efficacy and safety results were similar in patients…
Drug-coated balloon angioplasty may allow for the restoration of normal coronary physiology and enable positive vessel remodeling.
Researchers conducted a prospective study focusing on asymptomatic patients with diabetes to investigate the prevalence and prognostic significance of unrecognized MI.
For older patients with AMI, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is beneficial across age strata.
A risk model has been developed and validated for hospital readmission within 30 days after AMI in older patients and has demonstrated moderate performance.