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Schoolgirl died from heart attack after hour wait for ambulance at GP practice

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I waited 1 hour 40 minutes for a suspected myocardial infarction (not an arrest) recently. Perhaps GPs should be provided with green lights to go on their cars and simply drive casualties straight to hospital. You are tied up with these patients till the ambulance arrives anyway. I don't imagine there would be any more deaths en route than there are from delayed ambulances.

Posted date

20 Sep 2019

Posted time

10:48am

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