An app that connects paramedics and hospital clinicians has substantially improved door-to-balloon times for STEMI patients in rural Victorian hospitals. The Pulsara STEMI app allows paramedic first-responders to input critical information for suspected cardiac event patients, such as symptoms, ECG results and estimated time of arrival at hospital. The information is viewed in real time on ...
Ischaemic heart disease
Phone app cuts door-to-balloon times for STEMI patients
By Tessa Hoffman
4 Oct 2018