ischaemia ischaemia

Definition(s):

  • (n) local anemia in a given body part sometimes resulting from vasoconstriction or thrombosis or embolism

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  • Heart attack care -- Whilst STEMI are getting optimal care, care of nSTEMI is uncertain

    ( University College London ) The Myocardial Ischaemia National Audit Project (MINAP), the largest of the national clinical audits (over 1.25 million records), seeks to assure that patients admitted to hospitals in England, Wales & Belfast with a heart attack receive the best possible care. The 12th annual MINAP Public Report contains information on the care of 81,000 patients provided by 13 ...
    on October 17, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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