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Acute Myocardial Infarction in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation (Management of)

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines

Coronary Intervention
Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS)
Chronic Ischaemic Heart Disease (IHD)
Guidelines version available to download
Published in 2012
Reference AMI
Published in 2012
Reference 5 hours of External CME credits
Published in 2012
Reference European Heart Journal (2012) 33, 2569–2619
  • PDA
  • Published in 2012
    Reference Download the PDA version
    Published in 2012
    Reference Essential Messages
    Published in 2012
    Reference Guidelines slide set on AMI STEMI
    Authors

    Ph. Gabriel Steg (Chairperson), Stefan K. James (Chairperson), Dan Atar, Luigi P. Badano, Carina Blomström Lundqvist, Michael A. Borger, Carlo Di Mario, Kenneth Dickstein, Gregory Ducrocq, Francisco Fernandez-Aviles, Anthony H. Gershlick, Pantaleo Giannuzzi, Sigrun Halvorsen, Kurt Huber, Peter Juni, Adnan Kastrati, Juhani Knuuti, Mattie J. Lenzen, Kenneth W. Mahaffey,Marco Valgimigli, Arnoud van’t Hof, Petr Widimsky, Doron Zahger

    Table of contents: Full Text (ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines)

    Table of contents: Full Text (ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines)

    • Introduction

    The definition of acute myocardial infarction, epidemiology of St-segment elevation myocardial infarction

    • Emergency care

      Initial diagnosis, Relief of pain, breathlessness and anxiety, Cardiac arrest,pre-hospital logistics of care, reperfusion therapy, management of hyperglycaemia in the acute phase of STEMI 

    • Management during hospitalization and at discharge

    Coronary care unit logistics and monitoring, Risk assessment and imaging, Assessment of myocardial viability, Routine thearpy sor ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

    • Complications following ST-segment elevation myocardial infraction

    Haemodynamic and rhythm disturbances, Cardiac complications

    • Gaps in evidence

     

     

     

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