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Clots Kill: Hematologic Pharmacology for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
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PMID:  23203953     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Drugs that work on the hematologic system play an important role in helping to limit the morbidity and mortality that can be associated with an acute coronary syndrome. The pharmacology of the fibrinolytic agents, thrombin inhibitors, and antiplatelet agents is described. A case study of a woman having an ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction is reviewed to highlight the importance of drugs that work on the hematologic system.
Authors:
Stacy H James
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Critical care nurse     Volume:  32     ISSN:  1940-8250     ISO Abbreviation:  Crit Care Nurse     Publication Date:  2012 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8207799     Medline TA:  Crit Care Nurse     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  35-41     Citation Subset:  N    
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