Khalid Bin Thani

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OBJECTIVES To describe the risk profile, management and one-year outcomes of patients hospitalized with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in the Gulf region of the Middle East. SUBJECTS AND METHODS The Gulf locals with acute coronary syndrome events (Gulf COAST) registry is a prospective, multinational, longitudinal, observational, cohort-based registry of(More)
OBJECTIVES This study was undertaken to determine the roles of serum fibrinogen and residual platelet reactivity after clopidogrel pre-treatment on ischemic events after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). BACKGROUND Both elevated serum fibrinogen and high platelet reactivity with thienopyridines are associated with ischemic cardiovascular(More)
MAIN PROBLEM To determine the incidence of coronary stent thrombosis (ST) in patients with acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) after rescue percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). METHODS An observational study looking at the incidence of ST in a middle-eastern population. A total of 510 consecutive patients presented with(More)
A 46-year-old man experienced a remote unexpected lung injury with a sharp object. The object migrated over the years, penetrating the mediastinal structure, injuring the pericardium and the right-sided chambers of the heart. The injury was complicated by hemodynamic instability and pericardial tamponade. An emergent pericardiocentesis followed by(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to assess the clinical outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with everolimus-eluting stents (EES) for the treatment of unprotected left main coronary artery (ULMCA) disease. BACKGROUND The standard of care for the treatment of ULMCA disease is coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). Data suggest that PCI(More)
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