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Safety and feasibility of selective intracoronary hypothermia in acute myocardial infarction

EuroIntervention 2017;13:e1475-e1482 published online August 2017 published online e-edition December 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00240

1. Department of Cardiology, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Eindhoven, the Netherlands; 2. Department of Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, the Netherlands; 3. Division of Cardiology, Weatherhead PET Center, McGovern Med

Aims: Hypothermia reduces reperfusion injury and infarct size in animal models of acute myocardial infarction if started before reperfusion. Human studies have not confirmed benefit, prob

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