Cardiac reperfusion therapy is required on patients that present with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)
Early percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), but not fibrin...
Chest pain, heaviness, or pressure feeling
Shortness of breath
Arm, neck, or back pain
Weakness or fatigue
Dizziness or syncope
Sublingual nitroglycerin for symptom relief, unless use of phosphodiesterase inhibitor in the last 24 hr
Aspirin 162 or 325 nonenteric coated
Goal of reperfusion therapy is primary PCI within 90 min of 1st medical contact. Transfer to a PCI-capable facility when this window can be accomplished or assess for fibrinolytics...
American College of Emergency Physicians; Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, O’Gara PT, et al. 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myo...
401303003 Acute ST segment e...
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