Journal article icon

Journal article

Heart failure after myocardial infarction in the era of primary percutaneous coronary intervention: Mechanisms, incidence and identification of patients at risk.

Abstract:

Myocardial infarction (MI) remains the most common cause of heart failure (HF) worldwide. For almost 50 years HF has been recognised as a determinant of adverse prognosis after MI, but efforts to promote myocardial repair have failed to translate into clinical therapies. Primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI) has driven improved early survival after MI, but its impact on the incidence of downstream HF is debated. The effects of PPCI are confounded by the changing epidemiology of MI...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.4330/wjc.v9.i5.407

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Baishideng Publishing Group
Journal:
World Journal of Cardiology More from this journal
Volume:
9
Issue:
5
Pages:
407-415
Publication date:
2017-05-26
Acceptance date:
2017-03-12
DOI:
EISSN:
1949-8462
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:700817
UUID:
uuid:fdc1d4cc-8be1-437d-89d1-21ac5ccbd7f6
Local pid:
pubs:700817
Source identifiers:
700817
Deposit date:
2017-06-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP