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  • Lloyd Steele, Amelia Lloyd, James R. Fotheringham, Ayyaz Sultan, Javaid Iqbal, Ever D. Grech
  • Medicine
  • Postgraduate medical journal
  • 2015 (First Published: 1 September 2015)
  • BACKGROUND Cigarette smoking is a well-established risk factor for the development of coronary heart disease. However, the relationship between smoking and acute ST-segment elevation myocardialContinue Reading
  • Lloyd Steele, Amelia Lloyd, James R. Fotheringham, Ayyaz Sultan, Javaid Iqbal, Ever D. Grech
  • Medicine
  • Postgraduate medical journal
  • 2017 (First Published: 1 August 2017)
  • Background Several studies have shown a ‘smoker's paradox’, where following an acute myocardial infarction, smokers have a paradoxically lower mortality than non-smokers. To date, no large study hasContinue Reading
    Background The smoker's paradox, where smokers have better survival after acute myocardial infarction, was predominantly observed in the thrombolytic era. Evidence for the smoker's paradox in theContinue Reading