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Utility of mechanical rheolysis as an adjunct to rescue angioplasty and platelet inhibition in acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11170334     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe the value of mechanical rheolysis as an adjunct to rescue angioplasty and platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition in a patient with acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock in whom the severity of the intracoronary thrombus burden precluded restoration of antegrade coronary flow by conventional balloon angioplasty and stenting.
Authors:
D P Lee; S Lo; N Herity; M Ward; A C Yeung
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions     Volume:  52     ISSN:  1522-1946     ISO Abbreviation:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Publication Date:  2001 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-02-22     Completed Date:  2001-05-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100884139     Medline TA:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  220-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Stanford University Medical Center, Interventional Cardiology, Stanford, California, USA. dplee@stanford.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Angioplasty, Transluminal, Percutaneous Coronary*
Atherectomy, Coronary*
Heart Catheterization
Humans
Male
Myocardial Infarction / therapy*
Peptides / therapeutic use*
Platelet Glycoprotein GPIIb-IIIa Complex / antagonists & inhibitors*
Shock, Cardiogenic / therapy*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Peptides; 0/Platelet Glycoprotein GPIIb-IIIa Complex; 0/eptifibatide

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