Frequency, associated variables, and outcomes of acute myocardial injury according to the fourth Universal Definition of Myocardial Infarction in patients with acute ischemic stroke

Helena Stengl, Ramanan Ganeshan, Simon Hellwig, Markus G Klammer, Regina von Rennenberg, Sophie Böhme, Heinrich J Audebert, Christian H Nolte, Matthias Endres & Jan F Scheitz
Background:Myocardial injury as indicated by elevation of cardiac troponin levels is common after acute ischemic stroke (AIS) and linked to poor outcomes. Previous studies rarely reported on serial hs-cTn measurements to distinguish whether myocardial injury is acute or chronic. Thus, little is known about frequency, associated variables, and outcome of acute myocardial injury in AIS.Methods and patients:In this single-centered observational cohort study, from 01/2019 to 12/2020, consecutive patients with neuroimaging-confirmed AIS <48 h after symptom...
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