Intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) therapy is a widely used intervention for acute myocardial infarction with cardiogenic shock. Guidelines, which previously strongly recommended it, have recently undergone substantial change.
To assess IABP efficacy in acute myocardial infarction.
Human studies found in Pubmed, ...
JAMA Intern Med. Published online March 30, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.0569