How should primary causes of ischemia be managed in unstable angina?

Updated: Oct 01, 2020
  • Author: Walter Tan, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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Specific therapy for primary causes of ischemia should be directed at each pathophysiologic origin of unstable angina: increased myocardial rate-pressure product, coronary vasoconstriction, platelet aggregation, and thrombosis.


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