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Prognostic Score of De Luca et al for a Patient with an ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) Treated with Primary Angioplasty (Zwolle Score)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient undergoing a primary angioplasty following an ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) using the Zwolle score.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Interventional Cardiology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

I20, I21, I25, Y84.0

Description:

De Luca et al developed a prognostic score for evaluating a patient undergoing primary angioplasty after an ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). This can help identify a patient at increased risk for mortality within 30 days of the procedure. The authors are from Hospital De Weezenlanden in Zwolle, the Netherlands.

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