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The treatment of acute myocardial ischemia

an integrated medical/surgical approach

by Lawrence H. Cohn

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Futura Pub. Co. in Mount Kisco, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coronary heart disease -- Surgery.,
  • Myocardial infarction.,
  • Myocardial revascularization.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Lawrence H. Cohn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRD598 .C54 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 230 p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4745562M
    ISBN 100879931167
    LC Control Number78061505
    OCLC/WorldCa5220768

    An episode of MYOCARDIAL ISCHEMIA that generally lasts longer than a transient anginal episode that ultimately may lead to MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION. Syndrome, Acute Coronary, Coronary Syndrome, Acute, Acute Coronary Syndrome [Disease/Finding], acute Cardiovascular Medicine Book Dentistry Book Dermatology Book Emergency Medicine Book. Acute myocardial infarction is the medical name for a heart attack. A heart attack is a life-threatening condition that occurs when blood flow to the heart muscle is abruptly cut off, causing.

      Abstract. The echocardiogram is a standard tool in the evaluation and treatment of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). The role of echocardiography is to establish the diagnosis, location, and extent of myocardial infarction, to diagnose mechanical complications of infarction, and to provide prognostic information important for risk stratification and short- and long Author: F. Luca Lorini, Marialuigia Dello Russo, Elena Pagani. Ischemia is a serious problem where some part of your body, like your heart or brain, isn’t getting enough blood. Learn what causes it, what the symptoms are, and how you can prevent it.

    Methods and Results. This was a retrospective, single‐center study of inpatient STEMI s from January 1, , to J Forty‐eight cases were confirmed to be inpatient STEMI s of a total of adult discharges. These patients were older and more often female and had higher rates of chronic kidney disease and prior cerebrovascular events compared with patients with Cited by: Myocardial infarction ("heart attack") is the irreversible damage of myocardial tissue caused by prolonged ischemia and hypoxia. This most commonly occurs when a coronary artery becomes occluded following the rupture of an atherosclerotic plaque, which then leads to the formation of a .


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The treatment of acute myocardial ischemia by Lawrence H. Cohn Download PDF EPUB FB2

Myocardial ischemia means your heart muscle is not getting enough blood (which contains oxygen and nutrients) to work as it should — Learn more about causes, symptoms and treatment of this heart disorder from the No.

1-ranked heart program in the United States. Introduction. The year is the centenary year of the publication of James Herrick’s seminal paper: ‘Certain clinical features of sudden obstruction of the coronary arteries’.

1 He described the clinical features of two patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), one of whom came to postmortem examination and was found to have thrombotic occlusion of a coronary by:   The medical book purchaser can use a similar philosophy for works emanating from Harvard Medical School.

This small book, edited by Lawrence H. Cohn, integrates the current medical and surgical approaches used at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in the treatment of acute myocardial ischemia and infarction and their complications. The abrupt restoration of blood flow during the treatment of acute myocardial infarction is associated with coronary microvascular obstruction (MVO) and further myocardial damage, referred to as “ischemia–reperfusion injury.” This chapter reviews and discusses the pathophysiology of MVO during ischemia–reperfusion injury.

The medical book purchaser can use a similar philosophy for works emanating from Harvard Medical School. This small book, edited by Lawrence H.

Cohn, integrates the current medical and surgical approaches used at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in the treatment of acute myocardial ischemia and infarction and their complications. Now that operations for coronary artery disease comprise nearly 50 percent of all cardiac operations employing extracorporeal circulation, it is timely to have available to the profession a concise up-to-date monograph on the subject.

This need is well filled by Dr. Lawrence H. Cohn's book entitled The Surgical Treatment of Acute Myocardial by: 2. A heart attack commonly does not have apparent symptoms; silent myocardial ischemia can occur in the absence of chest discomfort or other anginal equivalent symptoms, e.g., dyspnea, nausea, diaphoresis, etc., with ST-segment changes on EKG, reversible regional wall motion abnormalities, or perfusion defects on scintigraphy studies.

MI occurs due to multiple factors resulting in an imbalance Author: Zunaira Gul, Amgad N. Makaryus. In this monograph, Dr. Cohn has provided us with an overview of a most important subject, acute myocardial ischemia. The book is divided into four sections.

The first section, entitled "Pathophysiology of Myocardial Ischemia," presents a brief résumé of the biochemical, morphologic, and physiologic consequences of acute myocardial : William S. Pierce. Acute coronary syndromes encompass a spectrum of conditions which include unstable angina, and myocardial infarction with or without ST-segment elevation.

Patients with different acute coronary syndromes may present similarly; definitive diagnosis is made on the basis of clinical presentation, ECG changes, and measurement of biochemical cardiac.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cohn, Lawrence H., Surgical treatment of acute myocardial ischemia. [Mount Kisco, N.Y.] Futura Pub. Co., The reperfusion injury may cause in the death of cardiac myocytes that were still viable immediately before myocardial reperfusion.

This form of myocardial injury, by itself can induce cardiomyocyte death and increase infarct size. During acute ischemia the relative substrate concentration is the prime factor defining preference and utilisation.

INTRODUCTION. The clinical presentation of myocardial ischemia is most often acute chest discomfort. The goal of emergency department evaluation is to determine the cause of the chest discomfort and promptly initiate appropriate therapy.

Acute mesenteric ischemia is a life-threatening cause of acute abdominal pain which occurs predominantly in patients over 50 years old with the underlying cardiovascular disease.

It is caused by inadequate flow through the mesenteric vessels resulting in. This book brings together information authored by colleagues at Peter Pent Brigham Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

In chapter 1 the editor states, "This monograph should again be considered as a state-of-the-art report regarding diagnosis, treatment and pathophysiology of myocardial ischemia; it represents an effort to collate and correlate the essential material of this field into one Author: I. Martin Grais.

It has become very clear that the longer ischemia persists, the more likely the no-reflow phenomenon is to occur. The development of PTCA for the treatment of acute myocardial infarction brought the no-reflow phenomenon to light since this technique resulted in complete coronary artery patency yet a myocardial perfusion defect persisted.

Myocardial ischemia is characterized b y an absolute or relative decrease i n the blood supply, a shortage of oxygen, glucose and other nutrients.

Ultimately this can c ause severe damage. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cohn, Lawrence H., Treatment of acute myocardial ischemia. Mount Kisco, N.Y.: Futura Pub. Co., Koren G, Weiss AT, Hasin Y, Applebaum D, Welber S, Rozenman Y, Lotan C, Mosseri M, Sapoznikov D, Laria MH, and Gotsman MS () Prevention of myocardial damage in acute myocardial ischemia by early treatment with intravenous streptokinase.

Engl. Med. – PubMed Google ScholarCited by: 1. This ACLS Algorithm details the steps for proper management of patients experiencing Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS). ACS represents a spectrum of clinical symptoms compatible with acute myocardial ischemia and includes unstable angina, non-ST segment myocardial infraction (NSTEMI), and ST-segment elevation myocardial infraction (STEMI).

Acute myocardial infarction is a common disease with serious consequences in mortality, morbidity, and cost to the society. Coronary atherosclerosis plays a pivotal part as the underlying. Changes in the economic and therapeutic environment have altered the time frame in which an accurate diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) must be made.

The advent of effective reperfusion therapies and the increasing emphasis on reducing cost produce an environment in which rapid diagnosis can reduce morbidity and mortality while simultaneously reducing overall cost by avoiding Cited by: Edited by two leading cardiologists from St.

Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York, this book offers practical algorithms for obtaining quick, accurate diagnoses and providing optimal treatment for patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS).

You’ll discover the pros and cons and all the considerations that go into choosing the most effective interventional and non-invasive.The editors have built Advances in Myocardial Ischemia Research and Treatment / Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Myocardial Ischemia in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant.