Accelerated strategies in the assessment of emergency patients with possible acute coronary syndromes
Cullen, Louise A. (2015) Accelerated strategies in the assessment of emergency patients with possible acute coronary syndromes. PhD by Publication, Queensland University of Technology.
This thesis synthesises advancements made in the method of assessment of emergency patients with possible acute cardiac disease and has defined new assessment strategies that supports the safe early discharge of patients at low risk for acute coronary syndromes. These important findings have informed clinicians and health services about improvements that can be made at this current time in the process of care of ED patients, and the studies have had local, national and international influence.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD by Publication)|
|Supervisor:||Hou, Xiang-Yu & FitzGerald, Gerard|
|Keywords:||Acute coronary syndrome (ACS), Accelerated diagnostic protocols (ADP), Acute myocardial infarction (AMI), Chest pain, Emergency Department (ED)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Public Health & Social Work
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||23 Feb 2016 05:17|
|Last Modified:||23 Feb 2016 05:17|
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