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Synonyms for acute

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Synonyms for acute

possessing or displaying perceptions of great accuracy and sensitivity

so serious as to be at the point of crisis or necessary to resolve a crisis

marked by severity or intensity

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Synonyms for acute

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having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course

extremely sharp or intense


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having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions

of an angle


ending in a sharp point

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of critical importance and consequence

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Management of treatment of acute coronary syndrome is also valid for Kounis syndrome.
Absolute and relative kinetic changes of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T in acute coronary syndrome and in patients with increased troponin in the absence of acute coronary syndrome.
Strong evidence supports troponins T and I as indicators of increased risk for patients with acute coronary syndrome, and efforts are underway to determine whether therapeutic intervention can reduce this risk.
Recurrent acute coronary syndrome due to coronary artery spasm in different coronary arteries.
A 60-year-old man is seen in your clinic 30 days after he was hospitalized for acute coronary syndrome (ACS) due to ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
On versus off-hour care of patients with acute coronary syndrome and persistent ST-segment elevation in certified German chest pain units.
Faisal Ahmed talked about Acute Coronary Syndrome with Cardiogenic shook and stated that coronary reperfusion is the mainstay evidenced based therapy intervention with Coronary Syndrome.
Assiri et al [1] stated that platelet parameters, mainly MPV and PDW are inexpensive lab tests which we detected to be significantly raised in patients suffering from acute coronary syndrome compared with controls.
The session will focus on various topics namely, Pathophysiology of acute coronary syndrome; Management of Non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) in diabetes patients; Echocardiography for acute coronary syndrome; Echocardiography for acute coronary syndrome; How to do a primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI); Pharmacoinvasive therapy in STEMI; Ventricular arrhythmias in AMI management; Diabetes in acute coronary syndrome (theory to practical); Multivessel PCI in Acute coronary syndrome (ACS); Culprit artery only PCI during STEMI; and 'Non -- CABG' cardiac surgical options in acute coronary syndrome.
The Odyssey Outcomes trial has met its primary endpoint and was held in around 19,000 patients who had a recent acute coronary syndrome event, such as a heart attack.
The cohort was part of the Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome and Obstructive Sleep Apnea (ISAACC) study, a prior randomized, controlled trial that evaluated the effect of CPAP treatment on new cardiovascular events in patients with an episode of ACS and OSA, reported Alicia Sanchez-de-la-Torre, PhD, of the respiratory department at Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova and Santa Maria in Catalonia, Spain, and her coauthors.
Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) is a very common cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S., accounting for approximately 1.5 million of hospital discharges and costing more than 150 billion dollars per year according to the American Heart Association [1].
Myocarditis is the commonest underlying aetiology in patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome with nonobstructive coronary arteries and accounts for up to three quarters of cases in several studies [2, 3].
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