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Document type:
Journal Article; Multicenter Study; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Article 
Author(s):
Thiele, H; Zeymer, U; Neumann, FJ; Ferenc, M; Olbrich, HG; Hausleiter, J; Richardt, G; Hennersdorf, M; Empen, K; Fuernau, G; Desch, S; Eitel, I; Hambrecht, R; Fuhrmann, J; Böhm, M; Ebelt, H; Schneider, S; Schuler, G; Werdan, K 
Title:
Intraaortic balloon support for myocardial infarction with cardiogenic shock. 
Abstract:
In current international guidelines, intraaortic balloon counterpulsation is considered to be a class I treatment for cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarction. However, evidence is based mainly on registry data, and there is a paucity of randomized clinical trials.In this randomized, prospective, open-label, multicenter trial, we randomly assigned 600 patients with cardiogenic shock complicating acute myocardial infarction to intraaortic balloon counterpulsation (IABP group, 30...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
N Engl J Med 
Year:
2012 
Journal volume:
367 
Journal issue:
14 
Pages contribution:
1287-96 
Language:
eng 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0028-4793 
TUM Institution:
I. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik (Kardiologie); Klinik für Herz- und Kreislauferkrankungen im Erwachsenenalter (Prof. Schunkert)