In The News: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Acute Myocardial Infarction

Dr. Joseph Doucette, in cardiology and interventional cardiology at Overlake Medical Center & Clinics, wrote an article for MedTech Outlook's Medical Implant special edition. 

From his article, "At Overlake, where we started doing primary PCI in AMI more than 30 years ago, our average time to opening the culprit artery is at or below one hour. Some take under 30 minutes. We have a robust continuous quality improvement process streamlining each step of the patient’s journey to keep overall times to a minimum. Recently, we have adapted our process to accommodate the added complexity of the COVID-19 pandemic."

Read the full story here.