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Impact of COVID-19 on the Incidence and Management of Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Patients Presenting with Acute Myocardial Infarction

Abstract Authors: Muhammad Rashid, Chris P Gale, Nick Curzen, Peter Ludman, Mark De Belder, Adam Timmis, Mohamed O Mohamed, Thomas F Lüscher, Julian Hains, Jianhua Wu, Ahmad Shoaib, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Chris Roebuck, Tom Denwood, John Deanfield, and Mamas A Mamas…

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Cancellation of Cardiac Procedures During COVID-19

BCS Statement The COVID-19 pandemic has placed immense pressure on the national health service, with frontline hospital services re-organised to handle the surge in cases.…

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NICE Rapid Guidance April 2020

RAPID GUIDELINE: National Institute for Healthcare and Excellence (NICE)

The purpose of the guideline is to help healthcare professionals who are not cardiology specialists identify and treat acute myocardial injury and its cardiac complications in adults with known or suspected COVID-19 but without known pre-existing cardiovascular disease.

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Computed Tomography Coronary Angiography in Stable Coronary Heart Disease: The UK Perspective

BCS Editorial By Kenneth Mangion One in ten of all chest pain presentations to primary care have been reported to be due to coronary heart…

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