One question not addressed in this article is what would be the mortality rate if St. Joseph had no heart program at all? The delay in treatment because of the need to be transferred to Redding or Santa Rosa, especially with the complications of weather on air ambulance flights, could mean that a program that has room for improvement is better than no program at all.
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In Print This Week:
Jan 19, 2017
vol XXVIII issue 3
The North Coast Journal Weekly
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