Following Coronary Thrombolysis

  • Sol Sherry

Abstract

There are many aspects of the subject “following coronary thrombolysis” but probably the most important is the prevention of rethrombosis. This is an area of continuing clinical investigation, and a solution of the problem is most important for improving the efficacy of coronary thrombolysis and for clarifying the subsequent management of the patient.

Keywords

Acute Myocardial Infarction Thrombolytic Therapy Thrombolytic Agent Residual Stenosis Isosorbide Dinitrate 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. Anderson, J.L., Battistessa, S.A., Clayton, P.D., Cannon III, C.Y., Askins, J.C., and Nelson, R.M., 1986, Coronary bypass surgery early after thrombolytic therapy for acute myocardial infarction. Ann. Thorac. Surg., 41:176.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Brown, B.G., Gallery, C.A., Badger, R.S., Kennedy, J.W., Mathey, D., Bolson, E.L., and Dodge, H.T., 1986, Incomplete lysis of thrombus in the moderate underlying atherasclarotic lesion during intracoronary infusion of streptokinase for acute myocardial infarction: quantitative angiographic observations, Circulation, 73: 653.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Cenigliaro, C., Sansa, M., Campi, A., Sante Bongo, A., and Rossi, P., 1982, Intracoronary thrombolysis with urokinase in acute myocardial infarction. Effects on reperfusion and left ventricular wall motion, G. Ital. Cardiol., 12: 365.Google Scholar
  4. Chesebro, J.H. , Smith, H.C., Holmes, D.R., Bove, A.A., Bresnahan, D.R., Bresnahan, J.F. , Gibbons, R.J., Miller, F.A., Mock, M.B., Reeder, G.S., Vliestra, R.E., and Brown, B.G., 1985. Reocclusion and clot lysis between 90 minutes, 1 day, and 10 days after thrombolytic therapy for myocardial infarction, Circulation, 72(II): III–55(Abstract).Google Scholar
  5. Clark, E., Graef, I., and Chasis, H., 1936, Thrombosis of the aorta and coronary arteries, Arch. Path., 22: 183.Google Scholar
  6. Constantinides, P., 1966, Plaque fissures in human coronary thrombosis, J. Atherscler. Res., 6: 1.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. Cribier, A., Berland, J., Champoud, O., Moore, N., Behar, P., and Letac, B., 1983, Intracoronary thrombolysis in evolving myocardial infarction. Sequential angiographic analysis of left ventricular performance, Br. Heart J., 50: 401.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. Erbel, R., Pop, T., Henkel, B., Schreiner, G., Rupprecht, H.-J., Henrichs, K.-J., and Meyer, J., 1985, Immediate angioplasty after reperfusion in acute myocardial infarction, Circulation, 72(II): III-223(Abstract).Google Scholar
  9. Friedman, M., and Van den Bovenkamp, G.J., 1966, The pathogenesis of coronary thrombus, Amer. J. Path., 48: 19.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  10. Ganz, W., Geft, I., Shah, P.K., Lew, A.S., Rodriguez, L., Weiss, T., Maddahi, J., Berman, D.S., Charuzi, Y., and Swan, H.J., 1984. Intravenous streptokinase in evolving myocardial infarction. Am. J. Cardiol., 53: 1209.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. Gash, A.K. , Spann, J.F., Sherry, S., Belber, A.D., Carabello, B.A., McDonough, M.T., Mann, R.H., McCann, W.D., Gault, J.H., Gentzier, R.D., and Kent, R.L., 1986. Factors influencing reocclusion after coronary thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction, Am. J. Cardiol., 57: 175.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. Gold, H.K., Leinbach, R.C., Garabedian, H.D., Yasuda, T., Johns, J.A., Grossbard, E.B., Palacios, I., and Collen, D., 1986, Acute coronary reocclusion after thrombolysis with recombinant human tissue-type plasminogen activator: Prevention by a maintenance infusion, Circulation, 73: 347.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. Hackett, D., Davies, G., Chierchia, S., and Maseri, A., 1986, Streptokinase and nitrates increase the frequency of coronary reperfusion in acute myocardial infarction, J. Am. Coll. Cardiol., 7(2) (Supplement A): 220 A (Abstract).Google Scholar
  14. Harrison, D.G., Ferguson, D.W., Collins, S.M., Skorton, D.J., Ericksen, E.E., Kioschos, J.M., Marcus, M.L. and White, C.W., 1984, Rethrombosis after reperfusion with streptokinase : importance of geometry of residual lesions, Circulation, 69: 991.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. Leary, T., 1934, Experimental arteriosclerosis in the rabbit compared with human (coronary) arteriosclerosis, Arch. Path., 17: 453.Google Scholar
  16. Mathey, D.G., Schofer, J., Sheehan, F.H., Becher, H., Tilsner, V., and Dodge, H.T., 1985, Intravenous urokinase in acute myocardial infarction. Am. J. Cardiol., 55: 878.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  17. Meyer, J., Merx, W., Schmitz, H., Erbel, R., Kiesslich, T., Dorr, R., Lambertz, H. , Bethge, C., Krebs, W., Bardos, P., Minale, C., Messmer, B.J., and Effert, S., 1982, Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty immediately after intracoronary streptolysis of transmural myocardial infarction, Circulation, 66: 905.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  18. Neuhaus, K.L., Tebbe, U., Sauer, G., Kreuzer, H. and Kostering, H., 1983, High dose intravenous streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction. Clin. Cardiol., 6: 426.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. Rentrop, P., Blanke, H., Karsch, K.R., Kaiser, H., Kostering, H. and Leitz, K., 1981, Selective intracoronary thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction and unstable angina pectoris, Circulation, 63: 307.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. Rogers, W. J. , Mantle, J.A.. , Hood, W.P., Baxley, W.A. , Whitlow, P.L., Reevers, R.C., and Soto, B., 1983, Prospective randomized trial of intravenous and intracoronary streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction, Circulation, 68: 1051.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. Rothbard, R.L., and Fitzpatrick, P.G., 1985, Comparison of residual coronary artery stenosis and flow immediately and 24 hours after successful thrombolysis, Circulation, 72(II): III-55 (Abstract).Google Scholar
  22. Schroder, R., Biamino, G., Enz-Rudiger, L., Linderer, T., Bruggemann, T., Heitz, J., Vohringer, H.-F., and Wegscheider, K., 1983, Intravenous short-term infusion of streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction. Circulation, 63: 536.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  23. Schwarz, F., Schuler, G., Katus, H., Hofmann, M., Manthey, J., Tillmanns, H., Mehmen, H.C., and Kubier, W., 1982, Intracoronary thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction: Duration of ischemia as a major determinant of late results after recanalization. Am. J. Cardiol., 50: 933.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  24. Serruys, P.W., Wigns, W., Van den Brand, M., Ribeiro, V., Fioretti, P., Simoons, M.L., Kooijman, C.J., Reiber, H.J.C., and Hugenholz, P.G., 1983, Is transluminal coronary angioplasty mandatory after successful thrombolysis? Quantitative coronary angipgraphic study. Br. Heart J., 50: 257.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  25. Sharma, B., Wyeth, R.P., Lane, G.E., Giminez, H.J., Hutchins, S.W., and Franciosa, J.A., 1986, Combined intracoronary prostaglandin El and streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction, J. Am. Coll. Cardiol, 7(2) (Supplement A): 208 A (Abstract).Google Scholar
  26. Spann, J.F., Sherry, S., Carabello, B.A., Denenberg, B.S., Mann, R.H., McCann, W.D., Gault, J.H., Gentzler, R.D., Belber, A.D., Maurer, A.H., and Cooper, E.M., 1984, Coronary thrombolysis by intravenous streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction. Acute and follow-up studies, Am. J. Cardiol., 53: 655.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  27. Sutton, J.M., Taylor, G.J., Mikell, F.L., Moses, H.W., Korsmeyer, C., Dove, J.T., Batchelder, J.E., Wellons Jr., H.A., and Schneider, J.A., 1986, Thrombolytic therapy followed by early revascularization for acute myocardial infarction, Am. J. Cardiol., 57: 1227.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  28. Taylor, G.J., Mikell, F.L., Moses, H.W., Dove, J.T., Batchelder, J.E., Thull, A., Hansen, S., Wellons Jr., H.A., and Schneider, J.A., 1984, Intravenous versus intracoronary streptokinase therapy for acute myocardial infarction in community hospitals. Am. J. Cardiol., 54: 256.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  29. The I.S.A.M. Study Group, 1986, A prospective trial of intravenous streptokinase in acute myocardial infarction (I.S.A.M,). Mortality, morbidity and infarct size at 21 days. N. Engl, J. Med., 314: 1465.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  30. The TIMI Study Group, 1985, The thrombolysis in myocardial infarction (TIMI) trial, N. Engl. J. Med., 312: 932.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sol Sherry
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Thrombosis Research CenterTemple University School of MedicinePhiladelphiaUSA

Personalised recommendations