The effects of the rate of intravenous infusion of streptokinase and the duration of symptoms on the time interval to reperfusion in patients with acute myocardial infarction.

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We studied the influence of the following variables on the time interval from initiation of an intravenous infusion of 750,000 U of streptokinase until reperfusion (reperfusion time) in 140 consecutive patients with an evolving acute myocardial infarction: (1) the rate of infusion of streptokinase, (2) the duration of chest pain before initiation of… (More)

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@article{Lew1985TheEO, title={The effects of the rate of intravenous infusion of streptokinase and the duration of symptoms on the time interval to reperfusion in patients with acute myocardial infarction.}, author={Amy Lew and Pierre Laram{\'e}e and Bojan Cercek and L. Rodriguez and Prediman Krishan Shah and William Ganz}, journal={Circulation}, year={1985}, volume={72 5}, pages={1053-8} }