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Does telephone triage of emergency calls identify patients with acute coronary syndrome?

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The National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease requires identification of patients with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) to enable them to receive pre-hospital thrombolysis. The Advanced Medical Priority Despatch System (AMPDS) with Department of Heath (DoH) call prioritisation is the common triage tool for UK emergency calls.

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