Myocardial Infarction

Scientific Articles

Recent Articles (Added 7/17/19):

Ögmundsdottir Michelsen H, Nilsson M, Scherstén F, Sjölin I, Schiopu A, Leosdottir M. Tailored nurse-led cardiac rehabilitation after myocardial infarction results in better risk factor control at one year compared to traditional care: a retrospective observational study. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2018 Aug 15;18(1):167. Abstract. Article.

Prior Articles: 

Adams J, Wong B, Wijeysundera HC. Root Causes for Delayed Hospital Discharge in Patients with ST-segment Myocardial Infarction (STEMI): A Qualitative Analysis. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. 2015;15:107. doi:10.1186/s12872-015-0105-2. AbstractArticle.

Arnetz JE, Winblad U, Höglund AT, Lindahl B, Spångberg K, Wallentin L, Wang Y, Ager J, Arnetz BB. Is Patient Involvement During Hospitalization for Acute Myocardial Infarction Associated with Post-discharge Treatment Outcome? An Exploratory Study. Health Expect. 2010 Sep;13(3):298-311. doi:10.1111/j.1369-7625.2009.00588.x. Abstract.

Chen HY, Tisminetzky M, Yarzebski J, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Decade-Long Trends in the Frequency of 90-Day Rehospitalizations After Hospital Discharge for Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2016 Mar 1;117(5):743-8. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2015.12.006. Abstract.

Cherlin EJ, Curry LA, Thompson JW, et al. Features of High Quality Discharge Planning for Patients Following Acute Myocardial Infarction. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013;28(3):436-443. doi:10.1007/s11606-012-2234-y. AbstractArticle.

Cossette S, Frasure-Smith N, Dupuis J, Juneau M, Guertin MC. Randomized Controlled Trial of Tailored Nursing Interventions to Improve Cardiac Rehabilitation Enrollment. Nurs Res. 2012 Mar-Apr;61(2):111-20. doi:10.1097/NNR.0b013e318240dc6b. Abstract.

Gupta S, Zengul FD, Davlyatov GK, Weech-Maldonado R. Reduction in Hospitals' Readmission Rates: Role of Hospital-Based Skilled Nursing Facilities. Inquiry. 2019 Jan-Dec;56. AbstractArticle.

Hansen VB, Maindal HT. Cardiac Rehabilitation with a Nurse Case Manager (GoHeart) Across Local and Regional Health Authorities Improves Risk Factors, Self-Care and Psychosocial Outcomes. A One-Year Follow-up Study. JRSM Cardiovascular Disease. 2014;3. doi:10.1177/2048004014555922. Abstract. Article.

Mathews R, Peterson ED, Honeycutt E, et al. Early Medication Nonadherence After Acute Myocardial Infarction: Insights into Actionable Opportunities from the TRANSLATE-ACS Study. Circulation Cardiovascular quality and outcomes. 2015;8(4):347-356. doi:10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.114.001223. AbstractArticle.

Mercado MG, Smith DK, McConnon ML. Myocardial Infarction: Management of the Subacute Period. Am Fam Physician. 2013 Nov 1;88(9):581-8. Review. AbstractArticle.

Mohammadpour A, Rahmati Sharghi N, Khosravan S, Alami A, Akhond M. The Effect of a Supportive Educational Intervention Developed Based on the Orem's Self-care Theory on the Self-care Ability of Patients with Myocardial Infarction: A Randomised Controlled Trial. J Clin Nurs. 2015 Jun;24(11-12):1686-92. doi:10.1111/jocn.12775. Abstract.

Murphy JA, Schroeder MN, Rarus RE, Yakubu I, McKee SOP, Martin SJ. Implementation of a Cardiac Transitions of Care Pilot Program: A Prospective Study of Inpatient and Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Services for Patients With Heart Failure Exacerbation or Acute Myocardial Infarction. J Pharm Pract. 2019 Feb;32(1):68-76. Abstract.

Shah RU, de Lemos JA, Wang TY, Chen AY, Thomas L, Sutton NR, Fang JC, Scirica BM, Henry TD, Granger CB. Post-Hospital Outcomes of Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction With Cardiogenic Shock: Findings From the NCDR. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Feb 23;67(7):739-47. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.11.048. Abstract.

Askren-Gonzalez A, Frater J. Case Management Programs for Hospital Readmission Prevention. Prof Case Manag. 2012 Sep-Oct;17(5):219-26; quiz 227-8. Abstract.

Hilbert JP, Zasadil S, Keyser DJ, Peele PB. Using Decision Trees to Manage Hospital Readmission Risk for Acute Myocardial Infarction, Heart Failure, and Pneumonia. Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2014 Dec;12(6):573-85. doi:10.1007/s40258-014-0124-7. AbstractArticle.

Henke RM, Karaca Z, Jackson P, Marder WD, Wong HS. Discharge Planning and Hospital Readmissions. Med Care Res Rev. 2016 May 4. pii: 1077558716647652. [Epub ahead of print]. Abstract.

Stevens S. Preventing 30-day Readmissions. Nurs Clin North Am. 2015 Mar;50(1):123-37. doi: 10.1016/j.cnur.2014.10.010. Abstract.

Still KL, Davis AK, Chilipko AA, Jenkosol A, Norwood DK. Evaluation of a Pharmacy-driven Inpatient Discharge Counseling Service: Impact on 30-day Readmission Rates. Consult Pharm. 2013 Dec;28(12):775-85. Doi: 10.4140/TCP.n.2013.775. Abstract.

Wadhera RK, Joynt Maddox KE, Wasfy JH, Haneuse S, Shen C, Yeh RW. Association of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program With Mortality Among Medicare Beneficiaries Hospitalized for Heart Failure, Acute Myocardial Infarction, and Pneumonia. JAMA. 2018 Dec 25;320(24):2542-2552. AbstractArticle.

Wiggins BS, Rodgers JE, DiDomenico RJ, Cook AM, Page RL 2nd. Discharge Counseling for Patients with Heart Failure or Myocardial Infarction: A Best Practices Model Developed by Members of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy's Cardiology Practice and Research Network Based on the Hospital to Home (H2H) Initiative. Pharmacotherapy. 2013 May;33(5):558-80. doi: 10.1002/phar.1231. Abstract.

Xu L, Cai Z, Xiong M, Li Y, Li G, Deng Y, Hau WK, Li S, Huang W, Qiu J. Efficacy of an early home-based cardiac rehabilitation program for patients after acute myocardial infarction: A three-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography randomized trial. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Dec;95(52):e5638. doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000005638. AbstractArticle.

Yu SH, Shih HM, Chang SS, Chen WK, Li CY. Social media communication shorten door-to-balloon time in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Medicine (Baltimore). 2019 Mar;98(10). AbstractArticle.