0

<< Identifying Emergency Department Patients With Chest Pain Who Are at Low Risk for Acute Coronary Syndromes

Points and Pearls Digest

  • For the evaluation of suspected acute coronary syndromes (ACS) in the ED, consensus guidelines recommend obtaining basic history, physical examination, electrocardiogram (ECG), cardiac biomarkers, and chest radiography. If these tests are unremarkable, confirmatory tests can be performed, with a focus on diagnosis of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease (CAD).
  • History cannot reliably rule in or rule out ACS.

To continue reading, please log in or purchase access.

Already purchased this course?
Log in to read.
Purchase a subscription

Price: $449/year

140+ Credits!

Purchase Issue & CME Test

Price: $49

+4 Credits!

Money-back Guarantee
Get Quick-Read Evidence-Based Updates
Enter your email to get free evidence-based content delivered to your inbox once per month.
Please provide a valid email address.