International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


(MCI Approved Journal)

ISSN: 2454-9142

Vol. 2, Issue 4 (2016)

A study on role of tenecteplase in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

Author(s): Dr. R. Nagamani, Dr. N. Srinivasa Rao, Dr. Reshma Sultana Shaik, Dr. Malathi, Dr. Swapna, Dr. Sharath, Dr. B. V. S. Apoorva
Abstract: Aim: To study the role of tenecteplase in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. 
Study Design: It is an observational study. 
Study Group: Study group consisted of 50 patients who were diagnosed to have ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in emergency department of Osmania general hospital. 
Number of Patients: 50. 
Period of The Study: 6 months, from December 2014 to May, 2015. 
Inclusion Criteria: All those who were diagnosed to have ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and present within the window period for thrombolysis and without any contraindications to thrombolytic therapy rnExclusion Criteria: All those who have contraindications for thrombolytic therapy. 
Investigations: Electrocardiogram, serum levels of cardiac enzymes.
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