Clinical Outcomes Following Stent Thrombosis Occurring In-Hospital Versus Out-of-Hospital

JACC - Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 05/25/2012

Following primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for ST–segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), more than one–third of all ST events during 3–year follow–up occurred during the index hospital phase. Mortality and major bleeding were significantly higher after in–hospital ST compared with out–of–hospital ST.

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