NSTEMI


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NSTEMI

Non-ST elevation myocardial infarction

NSTEMI

non–ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction.
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We performed a single-center, observational, retrospective cohort study with 513 of 632 consecutive NSTEMI patients admitted to our department between January 1, 2014, and December 31, 2014.
In our study, the clinical symptoms of patients with UA and NSTEMI were obviously relieved in the trimetazidine treatment group compared with those in the conventional therapy group.
The American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Guidelines recommend that patients with unstable angina (UA)/ NSTEMI or ACS receive both clopidogrel 75 mg and aspirin (75 to 162 mg/day) for at least a month, and preferably, up to 12 months (TABLE).
miR-208b was higher in NSTEMI compared to STEMI, while the other two markers showed no significant difference.
Conclusion: In the treatment of elderly patients with NSTEMI, early interventional treatment is safe and effective.
In our study, 44(44%) of patients had STEMI, 27(27%) had NSTEMI and 29(29) patient had Unstable Angina.
Patient with NSTEMI is at greater risk of cardiac morbidity and mortality especially in first week of presentation with the risk of complete atrioventricular block and
Seventy-nine patients, younger than 45 years old, with the diagnosis of NSTE-ACS (41 NSTEMI, 38 USAP) were included in the study.
Finally, the guidelines recommend that clinicians and hospitals "participate in a standardized quality-of-care data registry designed to track and measure outcomes, complications, and adherence to evidence-based processes of care and quality improvement for UA / NSTEMI.
For NSTEMI or less severe heart attacks and unstable angina women had lower 30 day mortality than men," he added.
Immediate determination of an acute STEMI or new LBBB in the setting of a clinical ACS is critical for early reperfusion therapy, either with primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or fibrinolytic therapy, different to the patient with UA or NSTEMI.