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Synonyms for infarction

localized necrosis resulting from obstruction of the blood supply

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13, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The report "Myocardial Infarction - Pipeline Review, H2 2015" provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Myocardial Infarction, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
Michelle Barnes and her colleagues at UNSW Australia, Sydney, published the results of a systematic review of case-control studies evaluating the association between the influenza vaccine and acute myocardial infarction (Heart.
In addition, we described right ventricular (RV) acute myocardial infarction (AMI) "in extension" (5).
Electrocardiography showed acute anterior myocardial infarction.
ACC/AHA guidelines for the management of patients with acute myocardial infarction.
In placebo-treated rats myocardial infarction resulted in an increase in left ventricular volume, 192 [+ or -] 15 [micro]L to 257 [+ or -] 26 VL (P<0.
Spleen infarction is rarer than rupture and may go unnoticed.
The primary efficacy endpoint of the trial will be the reduction of the combined incidence of cardiovascular death, non-fatal myocardial infarction (heart attack) and non-fatal cerebral infarction (stroke), up to and including post-operative day 30.
It does conclude that heavy physical exertion can trigger the onset of acute myocardial infarction, but "particularly in people who are habitually sedentary" (N Engl J Med 1993;329:1677-83).
The investigation aimed to address a flaw that existed in most similar published studies, by recruiting sufficient numbers of women using second- or third-generation pills so that effects on the risk of myocardial infarction could be compared.
Among these men receiving prescriptions for sildenafil, there were non-fatal physician event reports of chest pain (19), angina (9), myocardial infarction (7), and ischaemic heart disease (5).
Chief Cabinet Secretary Mikio Aoki refused to disclose any hard facts Monday about the condition of Prime Minister Keizo Obuchi except that he suffered a cerebral infarction and is being treated in an intensive care unit, drawing speculation that his condition may be serious.
Earlier research on coping with cardiac disease, and the impact of myocardial infarction (MI) in particular, focused almost exclusively on the role played by denial (typically viewed as a traditional psychodynamic defense mechanism) in warding off death-related anxiety.
Naggert of the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor report that a gene called atherosclerosis susceptibility, or ATHS, causes a set of characteristics that trebles an individual's risk of myocardial infarction.
com/research/xslh49/cerebral) has announced the addition of Global Markets Direct's new report "Cerebral Infarction (Brain Infarction) - Pipeline Review, H2 2012" to their offering.