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AMI needs 2 out of these 3 things:

1. symptoms of myocardial ischaemia
2. elevated CK or troponins
3. ECG changes (Q waves, ST or T wave changes)

2

acute coronary syndrome is?

thrombosis in coronary artery>occlusion/narrowing>pain

3

acute coronary syndrome presents as 4 things?

1. ST elevation
2. non ST eleveation
3. unstable angina
4. sudden cardiac death

4

diaphoresis means?

lots of sweating

5

optimal time period for reperfusion or coronary vessels?

<4hours

6

when do fibrinolysis instead of PCI?

early presentation
can't or delayed invasive option

7

PCI means?

percutaneous coronary intervention

8

Beta blockers after acute MI?

effective at reducing morbidity and mortality

9

ACE inhibitors after AMI?

yep, improves LVEF

10

what is Eplerenone?

Aldosterone Antagonist

11

what is Clexane?

class of Heparin: anticoagulant:
Enoxaparin

12

ischaemic complications of AMI?3

angina
reinfarction
infarct extension

13

mechanical complications of AMI? 5

heart failure
cardiogenic shock
mitral valve dysfunction
aneurysm
cardiac rupture

14

arrythmic complications of AMI?4

atrial
ventricular
sinus nodes
AV node

15

embolic complications of AMI?

CNS
peripheral embolization

16

inflam complications of AMI?

pericarditis