A new prognostic evaluation of patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary angioplasty: combined Zwolle and Syntax score


Kul Ş. , Uyarel H., Turfan M., Ertas G., Vatankulu M. A. , Kucukdagli O. T. , ...More

KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA, vol.72, no.2, pp.146-154, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 72 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/kp.a2013.0183
  • Title of Journal : KARDIOLOGIA POLSKA
  • Page Numbers: pp.146-154

Abstract

Background: The Zwolle score (Zs) is a validated risk score used to identify low-risk patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The Syntax score (Ss) is an angiographic score that evaluates the complexity of coronary artery disease.