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*Writing committee members are required to recuse themselves from voting on sections to which their specific relationships with industry and other entities may apply; see Appendix 1 for recusal information. SCAI guideline for percutaneous coronary intervention: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart(More)
symbol by their name were included to provide additional content expertise apart from organizational representation. The writing committee gratefully acknowledges the memory of Robert W. Hobson II, MD, who died during the development of this document but contributed immensely to our understanding of extracranial carotid and vertebral artery disease. the(More)
BACKGROUND The leading cause of death in patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction is cardiogenic shock. We conducted a randomized trial to evaluate early revascularization in patients with cardiogenic shock. METHODS Patients with shock due to left ventricular failure complicating myocardial infarction were randomly assigned to emergency(More)
CONTEXT Cardiogenic shock (CS) is the leading cause of death for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). OBJECTIVE To assess the effect of early revascularization (ERV) on 1-year survival for patients with AMI complicated by CS. DESIGN The SHOCK (Should We Emergently Revascularize Occluded Coronaries for Cardiogenic Shock) Trial,(More)