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Myocardial perfusion grade predicts final infarct size and left ventricular function in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction treated with a pharmaco-invasive strategy (thrombolysis and early angioplasty)

EuroIntervention 2015;11:518-524 published online ahead of print April 2015. DOI: 10.4244/EIJY15M04_02

1. Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Division of Diagnostics and Intervention, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål, Norway; 2. Department of Cardiology B, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål, Norway; 3. Department of Medicine, Innlandet Hospital T

Aims: Primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) usually restores TIMI 3 flow in the occluded artery, but microvascular impairment may

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