Delay and inequality in treatment of the elderly with suspected acute coronary syndrome.


BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES The aim of this study is to determine differences between elderly patients (≥80 years) and younger patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS) regarding delay times before diagnostic tests and treatments. METHODS All patients with chest pain who were admitted to a hospital in the Gothenburg area were included consecutively… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.08.109

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