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a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

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a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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Impact of early perfusion status of the infarct-related artery on short-term mortality after thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction: retrospective analysis of four German multicenter studies.
To the best of our knowledge, the relationship between plasma homocysteine level and infarct-related artery (IRA) flow in patients receiving fibrinolytic therapy was not investigated before.
In this study, compared with conventional PCI, thrombus aspiration before stenting of the infarct-related artery showed to improve the 1-year clinical outcome (reduction in death, reinfarction) after PCI for ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
1) 2166 patients with acute myocardial infarction with proximal total occlusion and EF<50% were studied, medical therapy versus PCI to the infarct-related artery plus medical therapy was compared.
The infarct-related artery was the first diagonal branch of the short LAD, which was found totally occluded with Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction Flow (TIMI) grade 0 flow (Fig.
As blood supply of infarct-related artery depends on the topical coronary arteries, de- and re-polarization vectors are differently projected against the axes of ECG leads with different myocardial infarct localization.
Based on the clinical studies, several electrocardiographic (ECG) criteria have also been propounded to identify the infarct-related artery.
Only 44% of patients are treated with optimal medical therapy prior to PCI, and approximately 50% of patients with an occluded infarct-related artery after an MI undergo PCI of that artery," Dr.