Pearls on Intensive Care Medicine Practice - Project "Critical Care A Day"
Monday, November 24, 2014
Types of Myocardial Infarction
Type 1: Ischemic myocardial necrosis due to plaque rupture ( ACS) Type 2: Ischemic myocardial necrosis due to supply-demand mismatch, e.g. coronary spasm, embolism, low or high blood pressures, anemia, or arrhythmias. Type 3: sudden cardiac death Type 4: procedure related, post PCI or stent thrombosis Type 5: post CABG