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one of the mechanical complications during first few days of myocardial infarction is mitral regurgitation3 and mitral regurgitation early after acute myocardial infarction shows a poor prognosis with increased deaths due to non-cardiac causes, cardiovascular deaths and hospitalization for heart failure4,8.
Among them, 59 per cent presented with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and 41 per cent with non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI).
breathlessness, cough, fatigue, abdominal or epigastric pain, nausea and vomiting, syncope or giddiness or coma, palpitation, typical changes of acute myocardial infarction and raised cardiac enzymes.
ST segment elevation posterior myocardial infarction was diagnosed in accordance with the clinical presentation and registered ECG changes (Figure 2).
Given the limitations of ICD-9 classification that does not include a specific code for Type 2 myocardial infarction as defined by the 3rd UDMI, it is not surprising that the majority of the discrepancy between the coders and the adjudicators was accounted for by adjudicated Type 2 acute myocardial infarction.
Diagnostic tool for ST segment elevation Myocardial infarction (STEMI) is Electrocardiogram (ECG) and therefore it should be done immediately on hospital admission.
The report reviews key players involved in the therapeutics development for Myocardial Infarction and enlists all their major and minor projects
In this study, the investigators identified 16 studies on acute myocardial infarction and influenza vaccination or influenza infection.
The exclusion criteria were combination with previous myocardial infarction, non-ST segment myocardial infarction, arterial or venous thrombosis history, thrombotic hematological disorders, atrial fibrillation, dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), severe valvular disease, and other related diseases.
Results of Bethel et al have made this possible and this new blood test may greatly help in reducing prevalence of myocardial infarction in Pakistan.
Conclusion: Left ventricular thrombus is important complication of acute myocardial infarction.

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