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Missed diagnoses of acute cardiac ischemia in the emergency department.
- J. H. Pope, T. Aufderheide, +5 authors H. Selker
- The New England journal of medicine
- 1 December 2000
BACKGROUND Discharging patients with acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina from the emergency department because of missed diagnoses can have dire consequences. We studied the incidence of,… Expand
Preventive cardiologyAbstractsComparison of the Atkins, Ornish, Weight Watchers, and Zone diets for weight loss and heart disease risk reduction: A randomized trial
Myocardial perfusion imaging for evaluation and triage of patients with suspected acute cardiac ischemia: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Observational studies of acute myocardial perfusion imaging in emergency department (ED) patients with chest pain have suggested high sensitivity and negative predictive value for acute… Expand
Comparison of the Atkins, Ornish, Weight Watchers, and Zone diets for weight loss and heart disease risk reduction: a randomized trial.
CONTEXT The scarcity of data addressing the health effects of popular diets is an important public health concern, especially since patients and physicians are interested in using popular diets as… Expand
Use of the Acute Cardiac Ischemia Time-Insensitive Predictive Instrument (ACI-TIPI) To Assist with Triage of Patients with Chest Pain or Other Symptoms Suggestive of Acute Cardiac Ischemia: A…
More than half of emergency department diagnoses of acute cardiac ischemia (acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina pectoris) prove to be incorrect , leading to approximately 2 million… Expand
Combining single patient (N-of-1) trials to estimate population treatment effects and to evaluate individual patient responses to treatment.
- D. Zucker, C. Schmid, M. McIntosh, R. D'Agostino, H. Selker, J. Lau
- Journal of clinical epidemiology
- 1 April 1997
When treating individual patients, physicians may face difficulties using the evidence from center-based randomized control trials (RCTs) due to limitations in these studies generalizability.… Expand
Missed diagnoses of acute myocardial infarction in the emergency department: results from a multicenter study.
- B. D. McCarthy, J. Beshansky, R. D'Agostino, H. Selker
- Annals of emergency medicine
- 1 March 1993
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the rate of missed acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in the emergency department and the factors related to missed diagnoses. STUDY DESIGN Observational and… Expand
Relationship Between Infarct Size and Outcomes Following Primary PCI: Patient-Level Analysis From 10 Randomized Trials.
- G. Stone, H. Selker, +9 authors O. Ben‐Yehuda
- Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- 12 April 2016
BACKGROUND Prompt reperfusion in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) reduces infarct size and improves survival. However, the intuitive link between infarct size and… Expand
Clinical Features of Emergency Department Patients Presenting with Symptoms Suggestive of Acute Cardiac Ischemia: A Multicenter Study
- J. H. Pope, R. Ruthazer, J. Beshansky, J. Griffith, H. Selker
- Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis
- 1 July 1998
Identification of patients with acute cardiac ischemia (ACI) remains challenging. The object of this study was to examine the role of clinical findings in the diagnosis/triage of emergency department… Expand
Atypical presentations among Medicare beneficiaries with unstable angina pectoris.
Chest pain is a hallmark symptom in patients with unstable angina pectoris (UAP). However, little is known regarding the prevalence of an atypical presentation among these patients and its relation… Expand