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Healthy Living: STEMI Protocol

Segment elevated myocardial infarction or STEMI is the most severe type of a heart attack where every second counts.

Researchers are working on a standardize plan to reduce the time from a patient’s hospital arrival until blood is restored to the heart. It’s called a door-to-balloon time, and it can improve survival for all patients.

Andrea Ludema has more in today’s Healthy Living.