[Acute coronary syndrome--what can the family doctor do?].

Today, patients with anginal symptoms are characterized by the presence of an ST-elevation in the ECG and serum troponin level. Both patients with an ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and those with no ST-elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI) but raised troponin T or I levels are considered to be acutely endangered and to require continuous… CONTINUE READING