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Nurse-initiated coronary thrombolysis

VOL: 97, ISSUE: 15, PAGE NO: 40Charlie Bloe, BSc, RGN, NDN, ITU Cert, is a charge nurse, medical intensive care unit, Falkirk and District Royal InfirmaryCoronary heart disease (CHD) claims the lives of 180,000 people in the UK every year: one in three men and one in four women dies of CHD.

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