Adenosine improves post-procedural coronary flow but not clinical outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomized trials

Antonino Buffon, Felicita Andreotti, Ep Navarese, Pa Gurbel, M Kozinski, A Kubica, G Musumeci, A Cremonesi, L Tavazzi, J Kubica, F. Castriota

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Abstract

Adjunctive therapy with adenosine has been shown to improve coronary flow in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS); it is unclear, however, whether adenosine can effectively reduce adverse clinical events. The aim of our study was to perform a meta-analysis of all randomized controlled trials (RCTs) investigating angiographic and clinical outcomes in ACS patients undergoing PCI or thrombolysis and receiving adjunctive adenosine therapy vs. placebo.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)1-7
Numero di pagine7
RivistaATHEROSCLEROSIS
Volume222
DOI
Stato di pubblicazionePubblicato - 2012

Keywords

  • acute coronary syndrome
  • adenosine

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