Biomarkers in Acute Coronary Syndrome

@inproceedings{Loria2008BiomarkersIA,
  title={Biomarkers in Acute Coronary Syndrome},
  author={Valentina Loria and Milena Leo and Gina Biasillo and Ilaria Dato and Luigi Marzio Biasucci},
  booktitle={Biomarker insights},
  year={2008}
}
BACKGROUND: Evaluation of patients who present to the hospital with acute undifferentiated chest pain or other symptoms and signs suggestive of Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) is often a clinical challenge. The initial assessment, requiring a focused history (including risk factors analysis), a physical examination, an electrocardiogram (EKG) and serum cardiac marker determination, is time-consuming and troublesome. Recent investigations have indicated that increases in biomarkers of necrosis… CONTINUE READING

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