Comprehensive Therapy

, Volume 26, Issue 4, pp 269–275

The role of angioplasty for non-Q wave myocardial infarction: The impact of diabetes on outcomes

  • Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
  • Manohar S. Gowda
  • James L. Vacek
  • Dave Hallas
Original Article

DOI: 10.1007/s12019-000-0029-2

Cite this article as:
Lakkireddy, D., Gowda, M.S., Vacek, J.L. et al. Compr Ther (2000) 26: 269. doi:10.1007/s12019-000-0029-2

Abstract

Understanding of the mechanisms, outcomes and treatment of non-Q wave myocardial infarction (NQMI) has evolved. Coexisting diabetes poses additional challenges. We studied baseline characteristics, inhospital and one-year outcomes for NQMI patients having percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.

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© Humana Press Inc. 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy
    • 1
  • Manohar S. Gowda
    • 1
  • James L. Vacek
    • 1
  • Dave Hallas
    • 1
  1. 1.St. Luke's Hospital of Kansas City Mid-America Heart InstituteUnvversity of Missouri-Kansas City, Mid-America Cardiology AssociatesKansas City
  2. 2.Mid-America Cardiology AssociatesKansas CityUSA

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