Interventional cardiology: Ischaemic POSTconditioning—a long harvest for a little corn

In the POST trial, mechanical ischaemic postconditioning did not have a significant cardioprotective effect in patients with ST‐segment elevation myocardial infarction. However, the sample size, the principal end point (ST‐segment regression), and the postconditioning protocol used are important limitations in this trial. Whether mechanical postconditioning… CONTINUE READING