Open Access Study protocol

Prehospital evaluation and economic analysis of different coronary syndrome treatment strategies - PREDICT - Rationale, Development and Implementation

Laurie J Morrison12*, Valeria E Rac13, James M Bowen4, Brian Schwartz5, Tyrone Perreira1, Welson Ryan1, Cathy Zahn1, Rishab Chadha1, Alan Craig16, Daria O'Reilly4 and Ron Goeree4

Author Affiliations

1 Rescue, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2 Division of Emergency Medicine; Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

3 Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

4 Programs for Assessment of Technology in Health (PATH) Research Institute, St., Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

5 Sunnybrook Osler Centre for Prehospital Care, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto Ontario, Canada

6 Toronto Emergency Medical Services, Canada

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BMC Emergency Medicine 2011, 11:4  doi:10.1186/1471-227X-11-4

Published: 29 March 2011

Additional files

Additional file 1:

PREDICT Prehospital Variables - Structured data set with variables abstracted from Ambulance Call Reports (ACRs).

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Additional file 2:

PREDICT Hospital Variables - Structured data set with variables abstracted from hospital charts.

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