The First Hour of Acute Myocardial Infarction Observed During Mobile Intensive Care

  • A. A. J. Adgey
  • S. W. Webb


Between September 1970 and February 1973, we studied 294 patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI) who were seen and managed within 1 h of the onset of symptoms. The 294 patients were alive when first seen or were successfully resuscitated. In 111 (38%) of the 294 patients the interval between the onset of symptoms and initial observation was not greater than 30 min.


Ventricular Tachycardia Ventricular Fibrillation Sinus Tachycardia Ventricular Rate Acute Infarction 
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishing, Boston/Dordrecht/Lancaster 1985

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  • A. A. J. Adgey
  • S. W. Webb

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