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The case for urban prehospital thrombolysis


This is the first part in a debate on the benefits and disadvantages of urban prehospital thrombolysis. I put the case for prehospital thrombolyis in the urban environment and argue that it is a rational development that will save lives and reduce long term morbidity.

  • thrombolysis
  • ECG, electrocardiogram
  • AMI, acute myocardial infarction

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