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Background: Access site complications are reduced using radial percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). There is concern that technical difficulties using this approach can delay achievement of reperfusion during primary or rescue PCI for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) especially in elderly...
Objective: To assess the current practice of interventional cardiology in Israel. Method: Under the auspices of the ‘Working group of interventional cardiology’ of the ‘Israel Heart Society,’ a questionnaire regarding the practice of interventional cardiology sent to directors of...
The optimal reperfusion strategy in elderly patients with ST‐segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) remains a topic of debate. Therefore, we investigated in the MITRA PLUS registry clinical outcome variables in 5455 patients aged>70 years and STEMI on admission at hospitals without the...
This letter includes a case study, which shows the safety and efficacy of the intended use of Judkins guiding catheter for aspiration of excessive thrombus from the infarct‐related vein graft, which is however made off‐label. Guiding catheter thrombectomy offers optimal facilitation of...
Coronary angiography (Figure‐1) and computerized tomographic angiography (CTA) (Figure‐2) of a 61‐year‐old man with exertional angina demonstrated proximal compression by the great vessels of an anomalous right coronary arising from the left main trunk. A significant left anterior...
Background: Hyponatremia predicts poor outcome in patients with acute heart failure syndromes. This study evaluated the relationship between baseline serum sodium, change in serum sodium, and 60‐day mortality in hospitalized heart failure patients. Methods: A post‐hoc analysis of the ACTIV in...
Objectives: We evaluated the outcome of early percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) after fibrinolysis in patients presenting with ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) in clinical practice. Results: 2230 consecutive patients with STEMI treated with fibrinolysis were divided into two...
Aortic valve surgery is suggested when native aortic valve is diseased and complications outweigh the risks. Choice of prosthesis for aortic valve surgery is vastly undetermined, in part due to the varied options (bioprosthetic, mechanical prosthesis, homografts and allografts) available. The...
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