Silent ischaemia following myocardial infarction: frequency, characteristics and prognosis.

@article{Fox1988SilentIF,
  title={Silent ischaemia following myocardial infarction: frequency, characteristics and prognosis.},
  author={John P. Fox and James M. Beattie and Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed Salih and Michael K. Davies and William A. Littler and R. Gordon Murray},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={1988},
  volume={9 Suppl N},
  pages={108-13}
}
Pre-discharge exercise tests were performed in 359 survivors of an acute myocardial infarction to determine the frequency, characteristics and prognostic implications of silent ischaemia. Tests were negative in 152 patients (42%), silent ischaemia was observed in 103 (29%) and painful ischaemia in 82 (23%). Heart rates at the development of ischaemia and… CONTINUE READING