CKCreatine kinase

CK-MB Creatine kinase myocardial band

COX-2 Cyclooxygenase-2

CPR Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

CrCl Creatinine clearance

CVD Cardiovascular disease

DES Drug eluting stent

DM Diabetes mellitus

EF Ejection fraction nr\i n:..L .1_____1:__________

1CD

] rtiplii utahlc cardioverter defibrillator

1NR

International Normalized Ratio

LAD

Left anterior descending (artery)

LDL

Low-density lipoprotein

LxVlWH

Low-molecular weight heparin

LVEF

Left ventricular ejection fraction

LVP

Left ventricular function

MB

Myocardial band

MI

Myocardial infarction

NCtP

National Cholesterol Education Program

NSTE

Hon-ST- segment eleva t it> ti

NTG

Nitroglycerin

pci

Pc rcu la n coui to ro n a ry i n ter vc n t io n

SCr

Serum creatinine

SL

Sublingual

STE

ST-Segment elevation

TIM]

Thrombolysis io myocardial infarction

TNK-tPA

Tcnecteplase

TTP

Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura

TXA.

Thromboxane

UA

Unstable angina

UFH

Un frac t ionateci hepa ri n

^ Self-assessment questions and answers are available at ht-tp://www. mhpharmacotherapy. com/pp.html.

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