Interventional cardiology

Cardiologists puzzled by ‘profound’ drop in ACS hospitalisations during pandemic

Cardiologists are struggling to understand why hospital presentations for ACS plummeted during the initial COVID-19 lockdown in 2020, even in regional Australia with low rates of the virus. Patient reluctance to attend hospital during the pandemic seem unlikely to be the main reason for the dramatic reduction, they believe. A review of cardiology admissions and ...

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