When dealing with acute coronary syndromes, the interventionists often go straight to balloon and stents, because they work quick and well in the majority of cases. However, it is not to forget that vigorous antithrombotic treatment is frequently highly beneficial in these settings. We report here on two clinical cases of coronary thrombosis in which we could appreciate on the angiograms the effect of GpIIb-IIIa inhibitor eptifibatide alone or in conjunction with alteplase.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Invasive Cardiology|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 2004|
- Acute coronary syndrome
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine