Table 4

Proportions of patients having thrombolytic treatment within 90 minutes of a call for help: patients having thrombolytic treatment without delay (see text)

19931997Difference (95% CI)
Patients seeing a doctor125/606 (20.6%)134/463 (28.9%)8.3%
(3.1% to 13.6%)
Patients using the emergency service131/408 (32.1%)325/733 (44.3%)12.2%
(6.5% to 18.0%)
Patients making own way67/132 (50.8%)46/95 (48.4%)−2.3%
(10.8% to −15.5%)
All patients323/1146 (28.2%)505/1291 (39.1%)10.9%
(7.2% to 14.7%)