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Gowsini Joseph, Tomas Zaremba, Martin Berg Johansen, Sarah Ekeloef, Einar Heiberg, Henrik Engblom, Svend Eggert Jensen, and Peter Sogaard

Introduction Clinical outcomes after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) are determined by the initial morphological and functional alterations resulting from myocardial necrosis ( 1 , 2 , 3 ). Infarct size (IS) is a strong predictor of

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Sadie Bennett, Chun Wai Wong, Timothy Griffiths, Martin Stout, Jamal Nasir Khan, Simon Duckett, Grant Heatlie, and Chun Shing Kwok

heart failure, congenital heart disease and cardiac rejection post-transplantation ( 3 ). Tei index has also been shown to have prognostic value in patients with cardiac amyloidosis and dilated cardiomyopathy ( 4 , 5 ). An acute myocardial infarction

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Rienzi Díaz-Navarro and Petros Nihoyannopoulos

Background A pseudoaneurysm (Ps) of the left ventricle (LV) is a severe complication of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) resulting from a free cardiac wall rupture that is contained by the pericardium, thrombus or adhesions ( 1 ). Most

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Sathish Kumar Parasuraman PhD MRCP, Janaki Srinivasan, and Paul Broadhurst

is responsible for 15% of all deaths ( 1 , 2 ). In total, 90% of myocardial ruptures happen during the first 2 weeks after acute myocardial infarction ( 3 ). The incidence has gradually fallen due to introduction of reperfusion strategies

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Stella Kyung, Alan Goldberg, Steven Feinstein, Stephanie Wilson, Sharon Mulvagh, and Petros Nihoyannopoulos

these positive results, this exciting work will continue into the next phase as a larger multicenter, multinational trial in the High Ultrasound mechanical index and microbuBBLEs to reduce acute myocardial infarction burden I (HUBBLE-I) study. Figure

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Real Lebeau, Karim Serri, Maria Di Lorenzo, Claude Sauvé, Van Hoai Viet Le, Vicky Soulières, Malak El-Rayes, Maude Pagé, Chimène Zaïani, Jérôme Garot, and Frédéric Poulin

classical Simpson’s biplane method. The Simpson formula is also less precise in patients with very abnormal ventricular geometry (dyskinesia or aneurysm) ( 1 ). In the setting of acute myocardial infarction, WMSI reflects the size of myocardial infarction

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Jun Zhang, Yani Liu, Ligang Liu, and Youbin Deng

be occluded by a thrombus in the aneurysm or surrounded by a hematoma, leading to a stenosis in the RCA ostium ( 8 ). Polat and coworkers reported a right SVA which caused acute myocardial infarction ( 9 ). Their case presented with a thrombotic right

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Sadie Bennett, Duwarakan Satchithananda, and Gareth Law

James SK Atra D Badano LP Lundqvist CB Borger MA Di Mario C Dickstein K Fernandez-Aviles GDF Gershlick AH , et al . ESC Guidelines for the management of acute myocardial infarction in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation: The Task Force on the

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Sergio Barros-Gomes, Abdallah El Sabbagh, Mackram F Eleid, and Sunil V Mankad

.7326/0003-4819-88-2-155 3 Hayıroğlu Mİ Bozbeyoğlu E Akyüz Ş Yıldırımtürk Ö Bozbay M Bakhshaliyev N Renda E Gök G Eren M Pehlivanoğlu S . Acute myocardial infarction with concomitant pulmonary embolism as a result of patent foramen ovale . American Journal of Emergency

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Real Lebeau, Georgetta Sas, Malak El Rayes, Alexandrina Serban, Sherif Moustafa, Btissama Essadiqi, Maria DiLorenzo, Vicky Souliere, Yanick Beaulieu, Claude Sauve, Robert Amyot, and Karim Serri

ventricular ejection fraction in acute myocardial infarction by echocardiographic wall motion analysis . Cardiology 80 257 – 266 . doi:10.1159/000175011 1511472 10.1159/000175011 24 Galasko GI Basu S Lahiri A Senior R 2001 A prospective