[The effect of a territorial health emergency service on the delay in the hospitalization of patients with an acute myocardial infarct].

Abstract

In July 1987 a prehospital emergency medical service (EMS) was activated in Verona (Italy) and a broad educational campaign was introduced. Prehospital care is delivered by emergency physicians and/or qualified nursing staff, who travel by ambulance or helicopter and have radio contact with the hospital alarm centre. During a 1-year period before the… (More)

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@article{Rossi1992TheEO, title={[The effect of a territorial health emergency service on the delay in the hospitalization of patients with an acute myocardial infarct].}, author={Lorena Rossi and Emanuele Carbonieri and Luca Franceschini and Rachelle Tomei and G Franchi and Gianluca Castellarin and Liana Cucci and Pietro Zardini}, journal={Cardiologia}, year={1992}, volume={37 7}, pages={481-7} }