Early use of pravastatin in patients with acute myocardial infarction undergoing coronary angioplasty

Kayikcioglu M. , Can L. H. , Kultursay H., Payzin S., Turkoglu C.

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, vol.57, no.4, pp.295-302, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.2143/ac.57.4.2005430
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CARDIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.295-302


Aim - To determine whether statin therapy initiated early in acute myocardial infarction together with thrombolytic therapy in patients with acute myocardial infarction results in clinical benefit through early plaque stabilization.