Negative T waves shortly after ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction are a powerful marker for improved survival rate.

BACKGROUND Recent studies have reported that negative T waves in the setting of acute coronary events are associated with Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction flow grade 3 in the infarct-related artery and with improved parameters of ventricular function rather than with ischemia. METHODS Patients enrolled in the Global Utilization of Streptokinase and… CONTINUE READING