Chest pain presenting to the Emergency Department--to stratify risk with GRACE or TIMI?

@article{Lyon2007ChestPP,
  title={Chest pain presenting to the Emergency Department--to stratify risk with GRACE or TIMI?},
  author={Richard M Lyon and Andrew Conway Morris and David Caesar and Sarah Gray and Alasdair J Gray},
  journal={Resuscitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={74 1},
  pages={90-3}
}
INTRODUCTION There is a need to stratify risk rapidly in patients presenting to the Emergency Department (ED) with undifferentiated chest pain. The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) and the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) scoring systems predict outcome of adverse coronary events in patients admitted to specialist cardiac units. This study evaluates the relationship between GRACE score and outcome in patients presenting to the ED with undifferentiated chest pain and… CONTINUE READING