Key clinical point: Telemedicine enables access to millions of patients for STEMI care.
Major finding: Time-to-telemedicine diagnosis averaged 3.5 minutes and STEMI mortality was 5.2%.
Study details: A prospective observational analysis of 780,234 telemedicine encounters that occurred in the LATIN network in 2018.
Disclosures: LATIN was supported by an educational grant from the Medtronic Foundation. Dr. Mehta reported having no financial disclosures.
Mehta S. SCAI 2020.