emDocs post going over the guidlines and evidence for Coronary CT for the evaluation of low or intermediate risk chest pain.
Ryan Radecki from EM Lit of Note is here to deconstruct the HEART score, utility of stress tests in low risk patients, and his approach to low risk chest pain.
Dr. Mattu reviews the accelerated diagnostic protocol that he endorses for chest pain patients based on the current guidelines of the American Heart Association.
An opinion on the use of coronary CT for low risk chest pain.
Getting a good chest pain history can give you specific aspects of the history that can increase or decrease the likelihood that a patient has acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and/or AMI.
Introduction to Chest pain complaint in the Emergency Department, going over the basics.
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