Early administration of intracoronary verapamil improves myocardial perfusion during percutaneous coronary interventions for acute myocardial infarction.

@article{Hang2005EarlyAO,
  title={Early administration of intracoronary verapamil improves myocardial perfusion during percutaneous coronary interventions for acute myocardial infarction.},
  author={C L Hang and Cha-Ping Wang and Hon-Kan Yip and C. -W. Yang and Gary Bih-Fang Guo and C. -P. Wu and S M Chen},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2005},
  volume={128 4},
  pages={2593-8}
}
BACKGROUND Intracoronary calcium-channel blockers administered in the event of no reflow during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) have been shown to improve myocardial perfusion. STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of the administration of intracoronary verapamil before the occurrence of no reflow during… CONTINUE READING