Predictive value of the Killip classification in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction.

@article{Degeare2001PredictiveVO,
  title={Predictive value of the Killip classification in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction.},
  author={V S Degeare and Judy A. Boura and Lorelei L. Grines and William W O'neill and Cindy Lee Grines},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={87 9},
  pages={1035-8}
}
The predictive value of Killip classification of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is not well established. We performed a pooled analysis of 2,654 patients with AMI enrolled in 3 primary angioplasty trials. Of these, 2,305 patients were class I, 302 were class II, and 47 were class III (class IV patients were excluded). Univariate and multivariate analyses were performed to determine if Killip class at admission was a predictor of… CONTINUE READING
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