2009 focused updates: ACC/AHA guidelines for the management of patients with st-elevation myocardial infarction (Updating the 2004 guideline and 2007 focused update) and ACC/AHA/SCAI guidelines on percutaneous coronary intervention (Updating the 2005 Guideline and 2007 Focused Update)

Frederick G. Kushner, Mary Hand, Sidney C. Smith, Spencer B. King, Jeffrey L. Anderson, Elliott M. Antman, Steven R. Bailey, Eric R. Bates, James C. Blankenship, Donald E. Casey, Lee A. Green, Judith S. Hochman, Alice K. Jacobs, Harlan M. Krumholz, Douglass A. Morrison, Joseph P. Ornato, David L. Pearle, Eric D. Peterson, Michael A. Sloan, Patrick L. WhitlowDavid O. Williams

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933 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2271-2306
Number of pages36
Issue number22
StatePublished - Dec 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • ACCF/AHA practice guidelines
  • Antiplatelet therapy
  • Focused update
  • Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonists
  • Parenteral anticoagulants
  • Percutaneous coronary intervention
  • ST-elevation myocardial infarction
  • Thienopyridines

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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