Neonatal myocardial infarction and the role of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.

@article{Ferns2009NeonatalMI,
  title={Neonatal myocardial infarction and the role of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.},
  author={Stanley Ferns and M Khan and Richard K. Firmin and G. J. Peek and Frances A Bu'lock},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition},
  year={2009},
  volume={94 1},
  pages={F54-7}
}
Acute myocardial infarction is a cause of neonatal collapse. The diagnosis is suggested by ischaemic electrocardiography, raised cardiac enzymes and deteriorating cardiac function and should be considered in severe neonatal cardiac dysfunction without other identifiable causes. This paper presents four cases of neonatal myocardial infarction treated with… CONTINUE READING