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Table 2 Utilization of Medications after PCI

From: Non-uniform recovery of left ventricular transmural mechanics in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction

  No improvement Improvement  
  (n = 18) (n = 24) P value
Aspirin 18 (100%) 23 (96%) 0.88
Clopidogrel 17 (94%) 22 (92%) 0.79
Nitrates 1 (6%) - 0.88
PRN NTG 12 (67%) 11 (46%) 0.30
Coumadin 3 (17%) 5 (21%) 0.95
Beta-blocker 16 (89%) 24 (100%) 0.34
ACE inhibitor or ARB 16 (89%) 19 (80%) 0.67
Statins 17 (94%) 21 (88%) 0.81
Number of patients requiring changes in drug dosage at follow up    
   Beta-blocker 5 (28%) 9 (47%) 0.74
   ACE inhibitor or ARB 5 (28%) 8 (33%) 0.96
   Statins 3 (17%) 6 (25%) 0.78