Myocardial Infarction - National Library of Medicine ...

Danshen (Chinese medicinal herb) preparations for acute myocardial infarction. Danshen ‐ a Chinese herbal treatment ‐ is widely used in China in addition to usual western forms of therapy in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI). However there is no strong evidence to support its use, and few rigorous studies have been conducted.…

Recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of acute ...

May 26, 2015 · STEM CELLS IN THE TREATMENT OF ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION. Because atherosclerotic coronary vascular disease is the major cause of death in the United States and has recently become a major cause of death throughout the world, stem cell therapy is being investigated in patients with acute myocardial infarction ...Cited by: 124…

Myocardial infarction: mechanisms, diagnosis, and ...

Apr 21, 2015 · Myocardial infarction or acute coronary syndromes, the actual term depending on the current definition 1 under which its various presentations are subsumed, remains the major clinical event in patients with atherosclerosis of the coronary arteries. 2. Besides its clinical presentation, the ECG is still the most important diagnostic tool in the emergency department. 3 While anterior and ...Cited by: 1…

Acute myocardial infarction Radiology Case Radiopaedia.org

This patient presented with chest pain but also elevated d-dimer levels and shortness of breath. The treating cardiologist already suspected acute myocardial infarction, but requested a CT scan to also rule out pulmonary embolism. After diagnosis, the patient was immediately transferred to the cath lab and multiple stents were placed.…