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Goal 2: Reduce Human Disease

Combination Cardioprotective Therapy for AMI

Which therapy or combination of therapies to reduce injury from acute myocardial infarction (AMI) will be most efficacious for future clinical trials?

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AMI and heart failure continues to be a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the Western world.

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Promising cardioprotective candidates are emerging. Additional pre-clinical and clinical research is needed to further investigate these new strategies, alone and in combination, to improve outcomes following AMI.
Numerous studies have implicated various pharmacological and interventional techniques (e.g., adenosine, cyclosporine, postconditioning, and remote ischemic per-conditioning) have been explored.

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