GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL, vol.16, no.6, pp.722-728, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
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GERIATRICS & GERONTOLOGY INTERNATIONAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
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AimThe effects of thrombus aspiration (TA) during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) have been evaluated in several studies. The aim of the present study was to evaluate postprocedural outcomes in elderly STEMI patients who have a tendency for vasoconstruction and decreased coronary flow reserve.