Cost comparison of immediate angioplasty versus thrombolysis followed by conservative therapy for acute myocardial infarction: a randomized prospective trial. Mayo Coronary Care Unit and Catheterization Laboratory Groups.

@article{Reeder1994CostCO,
  title={Cost comparison of immediate angioplasty versus thrombolysis followed by conservative therapy for acute myocardial infarction: a randomized prospective trial. Mayo Coronary Care Unit and Catheterization Laboratory Groups.},
  author={Guy S. Reeder and Kent R. Bailey and Bernard J. Gersh and David R. Holmes and Jon Christianson and Raymond J. Gibbons},
  journal={Mayo Clinic proceedings},
  year={1994},
  volume={69 1},
  pages={5-12}
}
OBJECTIVE Immediate angioplasty and thrombolysis followed by conservative therapy are treatment strategies for acute myocardial infarction. The objective of this study was to compare the costs of these two strategies during a 12-month period. METHODS Of 103 patients with acute myocardial infarction who sought medical assistance within 12 hours after onset… CONTINUE READING