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Table. 3.

Appropriate Timing of High-risk Procedures in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome

Thrombotic risk Cardiac event Management
Very high PCI within 4 weeks Defer a procedure
High PCI between 4 weeks and 6 months Defer a procedure until >6 months after cardiac event if possible
Moderate to low PCI >6 months ago or stable coronary artery disease Perform a procedure
Continue aspirin except in ultra-high-risk procedures
Withhold P2Y12 receptor inhibitors 5–7 days before the procedure

PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention.

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