anterior myocardial infarction

an·te·ri·or my·o·car·di·al in·farc·tion

infarction involving the anterior wall of the left ventricle, and producing indicative electrocardiographic changes in the anterior chest leads and often in limb leads, I and aVL.
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Apical sphere ventricular aneurysm with severe endocardium calcification after old anterior myocardial infarction.
Value of the electrocardiogram in localizing the occlusion site in the left anterior descending coronary artery in acute anterior myocardial infarction.
Usefulness of the electrocardiogram in predicting the occlusion site in acute anterior myocardial infarction with isolated disease of the left anterior descending coronary artery.
Impact of upstream high bolus dose tirofiban on left ventricular systolic function in patients with acute anterior myocardial infarction treated by primary coronary intervention.
Studies conducted by Chesebro and Meltzer also point toward association of Left ventricular thrombus with anterior myocardial infarction, as in our study7,8.
In this report, we present a patient who was admitted to our coronary care unit with acute anterior myocardial infarction (MI).
01) Anterior myocardial infarction was more frequent in patients with hyponatremia, who showed advanced Killip class.
CAPR) said one-year results of the Phase 1 ALLSTAR (Allogeneic Heart Stem Cells to Achieve Myocardial Regeneration) clinical trial indicate that intracoronary injection of allogeneic cardiosphere-derived stem cells (CAP-1002) to achieve myocardial regeneration in patients with left ventricular dysfunction who have had an anterior myocardial infarction appears to be safe, with no deaths, no acute myocarditis and no major adverse cardiac events.
Data indicate that intracoronary injection of allogeneic cardiosphere-derived stem cells (CAP-1002) to achieve myocardial regeneration in patients with left-ventricular dysfunction who have had an anterior myocardial infarction appears to be safe, with no deaths, no acute myocarditis and no major adverse cardiac events.
56%) patients;6 patients with anterior myocardial infarction, 2 with anterolateral and 1 with antero-inferior myocardial infarction.
The patients who presented with the following were excluded from the study: a) Left sbundle branch block, b) patients with poor echocardiographic windows, c) patients with previous history of heart failure, d) previous history of the following conditions: ischemic heart disease, valvular heart disease, e) patients who died in the early phase of acute anterior myocardial infarction before echocardiographic examination, and f) patients with relative or absolute contraindication to thrombolytic therapy.

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