Revisiting reperfusion therapy in inferior myocardial infarction.

  • Eric R. Bates
  • Published 1997 in Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Abstract

Although thrombolytic therapy for acute myocardial infarction (MI) is recommended without regard for infarct location, treatment results are less impressive for inferior than for anterior MI because the amount of myocardium at risk is smaller and less strategically located, and the mortality risk is lower. Whereas the risks associated with anterior MI are… (More)

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@article{Bates1997RevisitingRT, title={Revisiting reperfusion therapy in inferior myocardial infarction.}, author={Eric R. Bates}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={1997}, volume={30 2}, pages={334-42} }