Apr 1st 2021

Initial Findings From the North American COVID-19 Myocardial Infarction Registry

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has impacted many aspects of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) care, including timely access to primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI).

The goal of the NACMI (North American COVID-19 and STEMI) registry is to describe demographic characteristics, management strategies, and outcomes of COVID-19 patients with STEMI.

All Authors: Santiago Garcia, MD, FSCAI; Payam Dehghani, MD, FSCAI; Cindy Grines, MD, MSCAI; Laura J. Davidson, MD, MS, FSCAI; Keshav R. Nayak, MD, FSCAI; Jacqueline Saw, MD, FSCAI; Ron Waksman, MD, MSCAI; John Blair, MD; Bagai Akshay, MD, MHS; Ross Garberich, MS, MBS; Christian Schmidt, MS; Hung Q. Ly, MD, SM; Scott Sharkey, MD; Nestor Mercado,MD, PhD, FESC, FSCAI; Carlos E. Alfonso, MD, FSCAI; Naoki Misumida, MD, FSCAI; Deepak Acharya, MD, MSPH; Mina Madan, MD, MHS, FSCAI; Abdul Moiz Hafiz, MD, FSCAI; Nosheen Javed, MD; Jay Shavadia, MBChB; Jay Stone, MD, FSCAI; M. Chadi Alraies, MD, MPH; Wah Htun, MD,FSCAI; William Downey, MD, FSCAI; Brian A, Bergmark, MD, FSCAI; Joseph Ebinger, MD; Tareq Alyousef, MD; Housman Khalili, MD, FSCAI; Chao-Wei Hwang, MD, PhD, FSCAI; Joshua Purow, MD; Alexander Llanso, MD; Brent McGrath, MD, PhD, MSc, FSCAI; Mark Tannenbaum, MD; Jon Resar, MD, FSCAI; Rodrigo Bagur, MD, PhD; Pedro Cox-Alomar, MD, MPH, FSCAI; Ada C. Stefanescu Schmidt, MD, MSc;  Lindsey A. Cilia, MD; Farouc A, Jaffer, MD, PhD, FSCAI; Michael Gharacholou, MD, MSc, FSCAI; Michael Salinger, MD, FSCAI; Brian Case, MD; Ameer Kabour, MD; Xuming Dai, MD PhD, FSCAI; Osama Elkhateeb, MD; Taisei Kobayashi, MD, LCDR, USNR; Hahn-Ho Kim, ON; Mazen Roumia, MD, FSCAI; Frank V. Aquirre, MD; Jeffrey J. Rade, MD; Aun-Yeong Chong, MD; Hurst M. Hall, MD; Shy Amiani, MD; Alireza Bagherli, MD; Rajan A.G. Patel, MD, FSCAI; David, A. Wood, MD, FSCAI; Fredrick G. Welt, MD, MSc, FSCAI; Jay Giri, MD, MPH, FSCAI; Ehtisham Mahmud, MD, MSCAI; Timothy D, Henry, MD, MSCAI and on behalf of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions, the Canadian Association of Interventional Cardiology, and the American College of Cardiology Interventional Council.