Myocardial Infarction

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risk management
risk management
03/08/2022
You may have patients who experience more than 1 social risk factor, and new research shows that these patients are at an increased risk for silent myocardial infarction. Elsayed Z. Soliman, MD, MSc, MS,...
03/08/2022
Photoclinic
Photoclinic
03/07/2022
A 54-year-old man presented to our emergency department with a 2-hour history of shortness of breath and dull left-sided chest pain that radiated to the left shoulder and jaw.
03/07/2022
risk management
risk management
02/28/2022
Newer antiretroviral therapies exert adverse cardiovascular effects. Therefore, monitoring rates of myocardial infarction by HIV status is critical. In a recent study, researchers examined the national...
02/28/2022

Interactive Features

Myocardial infarction
Myocardial infarction
08/31/2021
Joe is a 53-year-old man with obesity who recently had a heart attack. He is concerned about his risk of having a second heart attack, but when you suggest that he improve his diet, he says, “Isn’t it a...
08/31/2021
Myocardial infarction
Myocardial infarction
12/20/2018
On what day of the year is myocardial infarction risk the highest?
12/20/2018
Myocardial infarction
Myocardial infarction
10/23/2018
Chest pain
Chest pain
09/21/2017
Beta-blockers, such as metoprolol, are commonly chosen as first line treatment for angina.
09/21/2017

Clinical Insights

risk management
risk management
03/08/2022
You may have patients who experience more than 1 social risk factor, and new research shows that these patients are at an increased risk for silent myocardial infarction. Elsayed Z. Soliman, MD, MSc, MS,...
03/08/2022
Cardiovascular Diseases
Emily Levitan
Cardiovascular Diseases
11/27/2019
She talks about her research that examined the relative strength of associations between region, hospital, and patient characteristics with high-intensity statin use after myocardial infarction.
11/27/2019
Myocardial Infarction
William Fredette, MD
Myocardial Infarction
11/24/2015
Intracoronary artery infusion of autologous stem cells after primary PCI or thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction improves left ventricular ejection fraction and left ventricular volumes, according...
11/24/2015