High-dose intracoronary adenosine for myocardial salvage in patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

  • Desmet W
  • Bogaert J
  • Dubois C
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Abstract

Previous studies have suggested that intravenous administration of adenosine improves myocardial reperfusion and reduces infarct size in ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients. Intracoronary administration of adenosine has shown conflicting results.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Adenosine
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Primary PCI

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Authors

  • Walter Desmet

  • Jan Bogaert

  • Christophe Dubois

  • Peter Sinnaeve

  • Tom Adriaenssens

  • Christos Pappas

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