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The Management of Unstable Angina Pectoris

  • P. G. Hugenholtz
  • H. R. Michels
  • K. Balakumaran
  • M. Haalebos
  • P. W. Serruys

Abstract

Of all the acute coronary events seen in the ICU, such as arrhythmias, myocardial infarction, and cardiogenic shock, the patient with unstable angina progressing to myocardial infarction has entered more and more into the limelight, particularly now that newer drugs (e.g., beta blockers and Ca antagonists) and surgical procedures (such as balloon pump support and early revascularization) have become available to modify the course of events.

Keywords

Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Acute Myocardial Infarction Angina Pectoris Unstable Angina Beta Blocker 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. G. Hugenholtz
  • H. R. Michels
  • K. Balakumaran
  • M. Haalebos
  • P. W. Serruys

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