Time delays in each step from symptom onset to treatment in acute myocardial infarction: Results from a nation-wide TURKMI registry

Erol M. K., Kayikcioglu M., KILIÇKAP M., Guler A., Ozturk O., Tuncay B., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.25, no.5, pp.294-303, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/anatoljcardiol.2021.39797
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.294-303
  • Keywords: myocardial infarction, ambulance, total ischemic time, treatment delay, door to balloon time, SEGMENT ELEVATION
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: In this study, we aimed to analyze the TURKMI registry to identify the factors associated with delays from symptom onset to treatment that would be the focus of improvement efforts in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Turkey.