Queensland hospitals are assessing chest pain faster, discharging low risk patients sooner and saving millions of dollars thanks to two new rapid assessment procedures. Roll out of the two-hour Accelerated Diagnostic Protocol (ADP) has shaved 36 minutes off the time patients normally spent in the ED, shortened hospital stays by about 10 hours and reduced ...
Ischaemic heart disease
Chest pain protocols proved safe and efficient
By Sunali Silva
14 Sep 2017