The time between arrival at hospital and reperfusion is significantly shorter for STEMI patients who arrive by ambulance than by other means. So who calls an ambulance and who doesn’t? A research letter in The MJA reports an analysis of 2,765 patients presenting to one of 43 hospitals in the Cooperative National Registry of Acute ...
For STEMI patients, ambulance trips prime hospitals for faster patient care
By Mardi Chapman
13 Apr 2021