Factors influencing the time to thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction. Time to Thrombolysis Substudy of the National Registry of Myocardial Infarction-1.

@article{Lambrew1997FactorsIT,
  title={Factors influencing the time to thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction. Time to Thrombolysis Substudy of the National Registry of Myocardial Infarction-1.},
  author={Costas T. Lambrew and Laura J. Bowlby and William J. Rogers and Nisha C. Chandra and William D. Weaver},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={157 22},
  pages={2577-82}
}
BACKGROUND The Time to Thrombolysis Substudy of the National Registry for Myocardial Infarction provided the opportunity to identify factors that delay thrombolytic treatment of patients with ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction. PARTICIPANTS Forty-two participating registry hospitals volunteered for the Time to Thrombolysis Substudy. METHODS A case report form was developed to collect time points for emergency department arrival (door), recording of the electrocardiogram (ECG… CONTINUE READING