Meeting National Service Framework goals for patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction.

@article{Gilby2003MeetingNS,
  title={Meeting National Service Framework goals for patients presenting with acute myocardial infarction.},
  author={Elizabeth Gilby and Gavin Lloyd and Louisa Chan and Susan Tosh and Stephen Brierley},
  journal={Emergency medicine journal : EMJ},
  year={2003},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={156-7}
}
BACKGROUND The National Service Framework for coronary heart disease established clear standards for the management of patients with acute myocardial infarction in March 2000. This study evaluates an emergency department's thrombolysis performance in light of these standards. SETTING Inner city teaching hospital emergency department. METHODS The data… CONTINUE READING