The Primary Angioplasty Registry of Sina (PARS); A Brief Report of Design and Rationale
Cardiovascular diseases, especially ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), are among the major health concerns in Iran. Although primary percutaneous coronary intervention (pPCI) is performed as the treatment of choice in Iranian hospitals, there is limited data on its efficacy, safety, procedural variations, and clinical outcomes after implementation of the new Protocol-247, which transfers patients with STEMI directly to pPCI-capable hospitals. The Primary Angioplasty Registry of Sina (PARS) is an ongoing prospective hospital-based registry enrolling patient with STEMI undergoing pPCI in Sina Hospital, which is a high-volume referral PCI-capable general hospital in Tehran, Iran. This registry aims to gather high-quality data on patient characteristics, hospital-based quality of care, coronary interventions, and in-hospital as well as long-term clinical outcomes of patients undergoing pPCI due to STEMI. In addition, the findings will be used to identify independent predictors of mortality and adverse events and form the basis of future clinical trials and quality improvement strategies.
2. Mohseni J, Kazemi T, Maleki MH, Beydokhti H. A Systematic Review on the Prevalence of Acute Myocardial Infarction in Iran. Heart Views. 2017;18(4):125-32.
3. Hasdai D, Behar S, Wallentin L, Danchin N, Gitt AK, Boersma E, et al. A prospective survey of the characteristics, treatments and outcomes of patients with acute coronary syndromes in Europe and the Mediterranean basin; the Euro Heart Survey of Acute Coronary Syndromes (Euro Heart Survey ACS). Eur Heart J. 2002;23(15):1190-201.
4. Bangalore S, Fonarow GC, Peterson ED, Hellkamp AS, Hernandez AF, Laskey W, et al. Age and gender differences in quality of care and outcomes for patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Am J Med. 2012;125(10):1000-9.
5. Chesebro JH, Knatterud G, Roberts R, Borer J, Cohen LS, Dalen J, et al. Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Trial, Phase I: A comparison between intravenous tissue plasminogen activator and intravenous streptokinase. Clinical findings through hospital discharge. Circulation. 1987;76(1):142-54.
6. Cutlip DE, Windecker S, Mehran R, Boam A, Cohen DJ, van Es GA, et al. Clinical end points in coronary stent trials: a case for standardized definitions. Circulation. 2007;115(17):2344-51.
7. Czarnecki A, Welsh RC, Yan RT, DeYoung JP, Gallo R, Rose B, et al. Reperfusion strategies and outcomes of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients in Canada: observations from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) and the Canadian Registry of Acute Coronary Events (CANRACE). Can J Cardiol. 2012;28(1):40-7.
8. Belle L, Cayla G, Cottin Y, Coste P, Khalife K, Labeque JN, et al. French Registry on Acute ST-elevation and non-ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction 2015 (FAST-MI 2015). Design and baseline data. Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 2017;110(6-7):366-78.
9. Awad HH, Zubaid M, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Al Suwaidi J, Anderson FA, Jr., Gore JM, et al. Comparison of characteristics, management practices, and outcomes of patients between the global registry and the gulf registry of acute coronary events. Am J Cardiol. 2011;108(9):1252-8.
10. Ibanez B, James S, Agewall S, Antunes MJ, Bucciarelli-Ducci C, Bueno H, et al. 2017 ESC Guidelines for the management of acute myocardial infarction in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation: The Task Force for the management of acute myocardial infarction in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Eur Heart J. 2018;39(2):119-77.
11. O'Gara PT, Kushner FG, Ascheim DD, Casey DE, Jr., Chung MK, de Lemos JA, et al. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: executive summary: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(4):485-510.
|Issue||Vol 5 No 1 (2021): Winter (February)|
|Myocardial Infarction Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Registries ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction|
|Rights and permissions|
|This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.|