Leighton Chan, MD

CMS Region X

Publications - (5)




  • Quality of Care for Acute Myocardial Infarction in Rural and Urban U.S. Hospitals
    Journal Article
    WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
    Date: 2004
    Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is a common and important cause of admission to rural hospitals, as transport of patients with AMI to urban settings can result in unacceptable delays in care. This study examines the quality of care for patients with AMI in rural hospitals with differing degrees of remoteness from urban centers.