Hold the Nitro… Or Don‘t

This week, Bradley, Eric and David come together for a conversation over a case study. In this case, study we take a look at the treatment and transportation of a 56 year old who is complaining of chest pain; and subsequent 12-lead confirms that. Would you administer the nitroglycerin or hold for another treatment?


Prehospital Nitroglycerin Safety in Inferior ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction


  • NTG administration to patients with chest pain and inferior STEMI is not associated with a higher rate of hypotension compared to patients with STEMI in other territories.


The Era of Reperfusion




Inferior Wall Acute Myocardial Infarction: Not as Preload Dependent as Once Thought?



Effect of early treatment with anti-hypertensive drugs on short and long-term mortality in patients with an acute cardiovascular event


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