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Unfractionated heparin versus bivalirudin in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: a SWEDEHEART study

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1. Västerås Hospital, Department of Medical Sciences, Cardiology, Uppsala University and Uppsala Clinical Research Centre, Uppsala, Sweden, Västerås, SWEDEN; 2. Dept of Cardiology, Skåne University Hostpial, Lund University, Sweden; 3. Dept of Cardiology, Skåne University Hospital, Lund, University, Sweden; 4. Dept of Medical Sciences, Cardiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden; 5. Uppsala Centre for Clinical Research, Uppsala, Sweden.; 6. Dept of Medical Sciences, Cardiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden; 7. Dept of Medical Sciences, Cardiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Abstract

Aims: To compare outcome in unfractionated heparin (UFH) and bivalirudin treated patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI).

Methods and results: This observational …

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