ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) (Acute coronary syndromes clinical care standard)
Identifying and definitional attributes
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For the purposes of the Acute coronary syndromes clinical care standard (ACSQHC 2014), an ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) is one type of acute coronary syndrome. It is when a myocardial infarction is prolonged, leading to more severe and sustained chest pain. An electrocardiogram (ECG) will usually show ST-segment-elevation.
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