Evaluation of a mobile coronary care unit protocol in patients with acute onset chest pain.

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This study was designed to assess the accuracy of a diagnostic protocol of the mobile coronary care unit (MCCU) of Florence for acute chest discomfort. During 1986, 706 patients with chest pain were seen by the MCCU. Of these, 324 of 376 (95.2%) of those hospitalized and 247 of 324 (76.2%) of the nonhospitalized patients were entered in the study. The MCCU… (More)

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@article{Bertini1991EvaluationOA, title={Evaluation of a mobile coronary care unit protocol in patients with acute onset chest pain.}, author={Giovanna Bertini and C{\'e}sar Mario Rostagno and Tamar Hamosh Taddei and Simone Lazzerini and Andrea Taiti and Giancarlo Casolo and L. Russo}, journal={The Journal of emergency medicine}, year={1991}, volume={9 Suppl 1}, pages={57-63} }