The major challenge in the treatment of ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is not only restoration of normal coronary blood flow but also microvascular perfusion. In fact, both electrocardiographic (ST segment resolut
1. Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; 2. Tampere Heart Hospital, Tampere, Finland
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