Worldwide Statistics. Each year:> 4 million patients are admitted with unstable angina and acute MI > 900,000 patients undergo PTCA with or without stent. Myocardial Ischemia. Spectrum of presentationsilent ischemiaexertion-induced anginaunstable anginaacute myocardial infarction. Cumulative 6-month mortality from ischemic heart disease.
Update on the Medical Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome