Acute coronary occlusion during early post-PTCA exercise testing: a rare but avoidable risk.

@article{Shah1994AcuteCO,
  title={Acute coronary occlusion during early post-PTCA exercise testing: a rare but avoidable risk.},
  author={Dipen Chandrakant Shah and Purshotam Lal},
  journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular diagnosis},
  year={1994},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={335-9}
}
We describe here one instance of an acute occlusion of an angioplastied LAD coronary artery occurring during a treadmill stress test performed 2 d after the procedure. The occlusion occurred during the recovery period after a reasonably high level of stress was achieved without evidence of ischaemia. Similar instances described in the literature are… CONTINUE READING