Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and changing trends in Acute STEMI Mortality

@inproceedings{Dilu2011PrimaryPC,
  title={Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and changing trends in Acute STEMI Mortality},
  author={V P Dilu and Kamarudheenkunju Jameelabeevi Raihanathul Misiriya and Vaikathusseril Lembodaran Jayaprakash and Raju Chakkanattu George},
  year={2011}
}
Methods: Consecutive acute ST elevation myocardial infarction patients admitted to Department of Cardiology, Medical College, Kottayam from November 2008 to March 2010 were allocated to thrombolysis or PPCI as per the standard indications and affordability. Primary endpoint analyzed was in-hospital mortality at 5 days. Secondary endpoints were mortality, angina, re-infarction and Left ventricular dysfunction at 1 month. Statistical analysis was done using chi-square analysis and student t test. 

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