TIMI 9B

TIMI 9B compared the efficacy of a lower dose of intravenous hirudin to unfractionated heparin as adjunctive therapy to fibrinolysis and aspirin among patients presenting with ST elevation myocardial infarction.

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Key Study Publications

Antman, E. M. Hirudin in acute myocardial infarction. Thrombolysis and Thrombin Inhibition in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) 9B trial Circulation. 1996;94:911-21. Abstract