Framework for a National STEMI Program: consensus document developed by STEMI INDIA, Cardiological Society of India and Association Physicians of India.

@article{Alexander2015FrameworkFA,
  title={Framework for a National STEMI Program: consensus document developed by STEMI INDIA, Cardiological Society of India and Association Physicians of India.},
  author={Thomas C Alexander and Ajit Sankaradas Mullasari and Zuzana Kaifoszova and Umesh N Khot and Brahmajee Nallamothu and Rao G V Ramana and Meenakshi Sharma and Kala Subramaniam and Ganesh Veerasekar and Suma M. Victor and Kiran Chand and Pradip Kumar Deb and K. Venugopal and Harpreet K Chopra and Santanu Guha and Amal Banerjee and A Muruganathan Armugam and Manotosh Panja and Gurpreet Singh Wander},
  journal={Indian heart journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={67 5},
  pages={497-502}
}
The health care burden of ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) in India is enormous. Yet, many patients with STEMI can seldom avail timely and evidence based reperfusion treatments. This gap in care is a result of financial barriers, limited healthcare infrastructure, poor knowledge and accessibility of acute medical services for a majority of the population. Addressing some of these issues, STEMI India, a not-for-profit organization, Cardiological Society of India (CSI) and Association… CONTINUE READING