Prognostic Impact of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Chronic Dialysis Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction: Findings From the Lombardy Health Database.
Background. Patients on chronic dialysis are less likely to receive percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI). This is due to the lack of evidence from randomized trials, concerns about possible PCI-related side effects, and multimorbidity. Thus, routine use of PCI for treatment of dialysis…