Remote ischemic preconditioning in percutaneous coronary revascularization: a double-blind randomized controlled clinical trial.

@article{Ghaemian2012RemoteIP,
  title={Remote ischemic preconditioning in percutaneous coronary revascularization: a double-blind randomized controlled clinical trial.},
  author={Ali Ghaemian and Seyed Mahmoud Nouraei and Fatemeh Abdollahian and Farshad Naghshvar and Dino A Giussani and S A R Nouraei},
  journal={Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals},
  year={2012},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={548-54}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of pre-procedural remote ischemic preconditioning on the incidence of myocardial complications following percutaneous coronary intervention. BACKGROUND Ischemic preconditioning of a remote vascular territory improves the subsequent ischemic tolerance of distant organs. METHOD The Myocardial Event Reduction with Ischemic… CONTINUE READING