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Oxygen therapy for acute myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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Oxygen (O(2)) is widely recommended in international guidelines for treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), but there is uncertainty about its safety and benefits. A systematic review and meta-analysis were performed to determine whether inhaled O(2) in AMI improves pain or the risk of death. Cochrane CENTRAL Register of Controlled Trials, MEDLINE, MEDLINE In-Process, EMBASE, CINAHL, LILACS and PASCAL were searched from start date to February 2010. Other sources included British Libra...

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10.1136/emj.2010.103564

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Emergency medicine journal : EMJ
Volume:
28
Issue:
11
Pages:
917-923
Publication date:
2011-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1472-0213
ISSN:
1472-0205
Source identifiers:
120162
Language:
English
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pubs:120162
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uuid:f2d34220-0d3a-4a6e-85ab-08835f9be06b
Local pid:
pubs:120162
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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