Managing acute coronary syndromes: Decades of progress.
Cleve Clin J Med. 2014 Apr;81(4):233-42
Authors: Lincoff AM
In managing acute coronary syndromes, physicians can draw on a large body of evidence from clinical trials. This article reviews clinical trials that inform current standards of practice regarding reperfusion, aggressive vs conservative initial approaches, and the appropriate use of aspirin, dual antiplatelet therapy, glycoprotein IIb/IIIa antagonists, anticoagulants, and statins.
PMID: 24692442 [PubMed - in process]