Reduction in ST-Segment Elevation Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Activations in the United States During COVID-19 Pandemic
Santiago Garcia, Mazen S. Albaghdadi, Perwaiz M. Meraj, Christian Schmidt, Ross Garberich, Farouc A. Jaffer, Simon Dixon, Jeffrey J. Rade, Mark Tannenbaum, Jenny Chambers, Paul P. Huang and Timothy D. Henry
(Top left) Map of the United States showing the 9 high-volume ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) centers participating in this registry (yellow stars). (Lower left) Bar chart displaying average number of STEMI activations per site per month before and after the COVID-19 pandemic affected the U.S. health care system. (Right panel) Bar chart displaying total number of STEMI activations per month (blue: 2019; red: 2020).