Flashcards in Ischaemic Heart Disease Deck (16)
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)
acute coronary syndrome is?
thrombosis in coronary artery>occlusion/narrowing>pain
acute coronary syndrome presents as 4 things?
1. ST elevation
2. non ST eleveation
3. unstable angina
4. sudden cardiac death
lots of sweating
optimal time period for reperfusion or coronary vessels?
when do fibrinolysis instead of PCI?
can't or delayed invasive option
percutaneous coronary intervention
Beta blockers after acute MI?
effective at reducing morbidity and mortality
ACE inhibitors after AMI?
yep, improves LVEF
what is Eplerenone?
what is Clexane?
class of Heparin: anticoagulant:
ischaemic complications of AMI?3
mechanical complications of AMI? 5
mitral valve dysfunction
arrythmic complications of AMI?4
embolic complications of AMI?