Pre-hospital coronary care in the community setting

Va Med. 1979 Jan;106(1):42-4.


Technological advances have made pre-hospital coronary care programs possible for communities of all sizes. The author describes and illustrates with case reports a successful Newport News program in which physicians, hospitals, paramedics, and local government services work together.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Aged
  • Allied Health Personnel
  • Female
  • Heart Diseases / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Life Support Care
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mobile Health Units*
  • Transportation of Patients*
  • Virginia