The effect of ticagrelor based dual antiplatelet therapy on development of late left ventricular thrombus after acute anterior ST elevation myocardial infarction.

Affiliation

Department of Cardiology, Gazi Yaşargil Training and Research Hospital, Diyarbakır, Turkey. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The aim of this study is to investigate the impact of ticagrelor as compared to clopidogrel based dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) during post-discharge management on the incidence of left ventricular (LV) thrombus in patients with first acute anterior ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).

Keywords

Anterior ST elevation myocardial infarction,Clopidogrel,Dual antiplatelet therapy,Left ventricular thrombus,Ticagrelor,

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