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Anterior Wall Myocardial Infarction Summary

Description: MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION in which the anterior wall of the heart is involved. Anterior wall myocardial infarction is often caused by occlusion of the left anterior descending coronary artery. It can be categorized as anteroseptal or anterolateral wall myocardial infarction.

Also Known As: Anterolateral Myocardial Infarctions; Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarctions; Infarction, Anterolateral Myocardial; Infarction, Anteroseptal Myocardial; Infarctions, Anterolateral Myocardial Show All >>

Networked: 136 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 16 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Anterior Wall Myocardial Infarction

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. stirocainide : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  2. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Alteplase) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 2
  3. Nitroglycerin (Dynamite) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 53 Generic
  4. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel) : 2 studies in 7 results : IBA
  5. Streptokinase : 1 study in 8 results : FDA 1
  6. Dobutamine : 1 study in 4 results : FDA 15 Generic
  7. abciximab (ReoPro) : 1 study in 2 results : FDA 2
  8. Osteopontin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor (G-CSF) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Procainamide (Procan) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 75 Generic
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Diseases Related to Anterior Wall Myocardial Infarction

  1. Coronary Aneurysm (Aneurysm, Coronary)
  2. Myocardial Infarction
  3. Heart Failure
  4. Coronary Artery Disease (Coronary Atherosclerosis)
  5. Body Weight (Weight, Body)
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Key Therapies for Anterior Wall Myocardial Infarction

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  1. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 17 results
  2. Thrombolytic Therapy : 1 study in 11 results
  3. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) : 1 study in 4 results
  4. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 1 study in 3 results
  5. Catheters : 1 study in 2 results
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