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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1175 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2205-2241
Number of pages37
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Issue number23
StatePublished - Dec 1 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • ACCF/AHA practice guidelines
  • ST-elevation myocardial infarction
  • antiplatelet therapy
  • focused update
  • glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonists
  • parenteral anticoagulants
  • percutaneous coronary intervention
  • thienopyridines

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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