Article Text

Type A aortic dissection: a hidden and lethal cause for failed thrombolytic treatment in acute myocardial infarction
  1. Chi-Hang Lee,
  2. Jimmy Lim

Statistics from

A 61-year-old woman with a history of hypertension presented at our institution owing to severe chest pain for 1 hour; she denied back pain. A 12-lead electrocardiogram showed a marked ST-segment elevation in leads II, III and aVF, compatible with acute inferior myocardial infarction. Bilateral radial pulses were …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.