Summary of Early Clinical Experience with Anisoylated Plasminogen Streptokinase Activator Complex in the Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction

@article{Jackson1987SummaryOE,
  title={Summary of Early Clinical Experience with Anisoylated Plasminogen Streptokinase Activator Complex in the Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction},
  author={Dr D. Jackson},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={1987},
  volume={33},
  pages={104-111}
}
Preliminary investigations using a single intracoronary dose of APSAC (up to 30U) revealed dissolution of intracoronary thrombi in 59 of 83 patients (71%) with acute myocardial infarction, as indicated by reperfusion of coronary arteries. Reocclusion of arteries occurred in 20.5% of patients. Based on these findings, a subsequent study was undertaken in 302… CONTINUE READING