Which of the following does not indicate unfavourable outcome after cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)?
a) Lactate levels below 2 millimoles per liter
b) Unwitnessed cardiac arrest
c) pH less than 7.2
If multiple unfavourable features are present, the outcome of resuscitation is likely to be poor.
Salient additional feature in the 2015 AHA revision of Jones criteria for diagnosis of rheumatic fever is the inclusion of echocardiography for diagnosis of subclinical carditis.
Angiography and Interventions
The Heart Team includes clinical or non-invasive cardiologists, interventional cardiologists and cardiac surgeons and is entrusted the process of balanced decision making in case of interventional or surgical
Factors predicting stroke after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)
Presence of intracerebral and extracerebral atherosclerotic disease
Demonstration of previous stroke by imaging
Atheromatous disease of the aorta
Most frequent manifestation of acute coronary syndrome:
a) ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)
b) Effort angina
c) Non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome (NSTE-ACS)
d) None of the above