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

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines

Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS)
Chronic Ischaemic Heart Disease (IHD)
Guidelines version available to download
Published in2012
ReferenceEuropean Heart Journal (2012) 33, 2569–2619
Published in2012
Reference5 hours of External CME credits
Published in2012
Published in2012
ReferenceEssential Messages
Published in2012
ReferenceGuidelines slide set on AMI STEMI
  • PDA
  • Published in2012
    ReferenceDownload the PDA version
    Table of contents: Full Text (ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines)
    1. Introduction
      1. The definition of acute myocardial infarction, epidemiology of St-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    2. Emergency care
      1. 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
    3. Management during hospitalization and at discharge
      1. Coronary care unit logistics and monitoring, Risk assessment and imaging, Assessment of myocardial viability, Routine thearpy sor ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    4. Complications following ST-segment elevation myocardial infraction
      1. Haemodynamic and rhythm disturbances, Cardiac complications
    5. Gaps in evidence




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