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The effect of pravastatin on coronary events after myocardial infarction in patients with average cholesterol levels. Cholesterol and Recurrent Events Trial investigators.
BACKGROUND In patients with high cholesterol levels, lowering the cholesterol level reduces the risk of coronary events, but the effect of lowering cholesterol levels in the majority of patients withExpand
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Circadian variation in the frequency of onset of acute myocardial infarction.
To determine whether the onset of myocardial infarction occurs randomly throughout the day, we analyzed the time of onset of pain in 2999 patients admitted with myocardial infarction. A markedExpand
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Cardiovascular physiology of pregnancy.
Pregnancy is a dynamic process associated with significant physiological changes in the cardiovascular system. These changes are mechanisms that the body has adapted to meet the increased metabolicExpand
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The effect of diabetes mellitus on prognosis and serial left ventricular function after acute myocardial infarction: Contribution of both coronary disease and diastolic left ventricular dysfunction
Abstract Patients with diabetes mellitus experience a more adverse outcome after acute myocardial infarction compared with nondiabetic patients, although the mechanisms responsible for these findingsExpand
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Reversible ischemic left ventricular dysfunction: evidence for the "hibernating myocardium".
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Electrocardiographic and clinical criteria for recognition of acute myocardial infarction based on analysis of 3,697 patients.
Over a 34.5-month period, all admissions to 5 university hospital coronary care units were screened for eligibility for the Multicenter Investigation of the Limitation of Infarct Size (MILIS), anExpand
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Free radical scavenging activity, phenolic contents and cytotoxicity of selected Nigerian medicinal plants
We investigated the antioxidant ability, phenolic contents and cytotoxic effects of seven widely edible Nigerian medicinal plants, as a means of validating their ethnomedicinal use. StandardExpand
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Concurrent morning increase in platelet aggregability and the risk of myocardial infarction and sudden cardiac death.
Abstract We have previously reported that the frequencies of myocardial infarction and of sudden cardiac death are highest during the period from 6 a.m. to noon. Since platelet aggregation may have aExpand
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The in-hospital development of cardiogenic shock after myocardial infarction: incidence, predictors of occurrence, outcome and prognostic factors. The MILIS Study Group.
The incidence, outcome and predictors of the in-hospital development of cardiogenic shock and its prognostic significance were analyzed in 845 patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction.Expand
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Concurrent morning increase in platelet aggregability and the risk of myocardial infarction and sudden cardiac death.
We have previously reported that the frequencies of myocardial infarction and of sudden cardiac death are highest during the period from 6 a.m. to noon. Since platelet aggregation may have a role inExpand
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