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Mobile app facilitates direct communication and ECG transmission between field paramedics and on-call cardiologists For a number of years EMS organizations have transported patients suffering acute myocardial infarctionwith a diagnostic ECG showing ST-segment elevation directly to primary coronary intervention, thus bypassing the ... more...
Posted by Kerstin Wiggins on Mission:Lifeline Blog Aug 23, 2016 5:34 PM CDT

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