The withdrawal of abciximab last year left a treatment gap in the management of intracoronary thrombus however a local case report has shown a combination of tirofiban, heparin, aspirin and prasugrel can be effective. The case, published in the Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, involved a 77 year-old male presenting to Orange Base Hospital with ...
Ischaemic heart disease
Tirofiban plus prasugrel effective for thrombus resolution
By Mardi Chapman
7 Nov 2019