The effect of ticagrelor based dual antiplatelet therapy on development of late left ventricular thrombus after acute anterior ST elevation myocardial infarction


Altintas B., Altindag R., Bilge O., Baysal E., Ozturk O., Yaylak B., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.287, pp.19-26, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 287
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2019.04.010
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.19-26

Abstract

Aim: The aim of this study is to investigate the impact of ticagrelor as compared to clopidogrel based dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) during post-discharge management on the incidence of left ventricular (LV) thrombus in patients with first acute anterior ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).