Tuesday, 8 June 2010

81 year old male CC: "Cold and shaky" - Conclusion

Here is the update to 81 year old male CC: "Cold and shaky"

The patient was sent to the cardiac cath lab where angiography revealed 100% occlusion of the right coronary artery (RCA). A stent was successfully placed and the patient is doing well.

Before - 100% occlusion of right coronary artery (RCA)

Balloon inflation

After successful stent placement


Diagnosis: Acute Inferior ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction