[Relationship of symptom-onset-to-balloon time and door-to-balloon time with mortality in patients undergoing angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction].

@article{Bernardi2000RelationshipOS,
  title={[Relationship of symptom-onset-to-balloon time and door-to-balloon time with mortality in patients undergoing angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction].},
  author={Guglielmo Bernardi},
  journal={Italian heart journal. Supplement : official journal of the Italian Federation of Cardiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={1 11},
  pages={1485-7}
}
CONTEXT Rapid time to treatment with thrombolytic therapy is associated with lower mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI). However, data on time to primary angioplasty and its relationship to mortality are inconclusive. OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that more rapid time to reperfusion results in lower mortality in the strategy of… CONTINUE READING