What are guidelines for thrombolytic therapy for myocardial infarction (MI)?

Updated: Dec 31, 2017
  • Author: Wanda L Rivera-Bou, MD, FAAEM, FACEP; Chief Editor: Erik D Schraga, MD  more...
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The current guideline recommends that patients arriving to a non-PCI hospital should immediately receive fibrinolysis and then be transferred to a PCI-capable center where angiography and PCI should be performed.


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