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Joint Expert Consensus: 2014 Update - PCI Without On-Site Surgical Backup
SCAI/ACC/AHA Expert Consensus Document: 2014 Update on Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Without On-Site Surgical Backup
Determines current prevalence trends
Summarizes new performance literature
Provides a summary of relevant information based on a review of existing scientific documents
Addresses best practice methods and facility requirements for doing PCI without on-site surgical back-up
Evaluates the role in the United States healthcare setting of PCI without on-site surgical back-up
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[published online ahead of print March 17, 2014]. Circulation. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000037.
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2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Executive Summary
. 2013; 127: 529-555 Published online before print December 17, 2012, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e3182742c84
2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Full Text
. 2013; 127: e362-e425 Published online before print December 17, 2012, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e3182742cf6
2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guidelines for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Executive Summary
. 2011; 124: 2574-2609 Published online before print November 7, 2011, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823a5596
2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guidelines for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Full Text
. 2011; 124: e574-e651 Published online before print November 7, 2011, doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823ba622
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