Prognostic Impact of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients Older than 75 Years. Real-World Findings From the Lombardy Region.
Background. Older patients, generally defined as individuals age >75 years, are less likely to receive percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) compared to younger patients. This is due to the paucity of evidence derived from randomized trials, concerns about possible PCI-related side effects, and…