The number of patients seeking urgent medical attention for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) has dropped by more than half during the COVID-19 outbreak, according to global survey that includes Australian cardiac centres A survey by the survey by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) included reports form 37 cardiologists and cardiovascular nurses in Australia and ...
Ischaemic heart disease
Fear of COVID-19 keeping STEMI patients away from hospitals
By Michael Woodhead
11 Jun 2020