New risk score for patients with acute chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation, and normal troponin concentrations: a comparison with the TIMI risk score.

@article{Sanchis2005NewRS,
  title={New risk score for patients with acute chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation, and normal troponin concentrations: a comparison with the TIMI risk score.},
  author={Juan Manuel Sanchis and Vicente Bodi and Julio N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Vicente Bertomeu-Gonz{\'a}lez and Cristina Luna G{\'o}mez and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Bosch and Luciano Consuegra and Xavier Bosch and Francisco Javier Chorro and Angel Ll{\'a}cer},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 3},
  pages={443-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this research was to develop a risk score for patients with chest pain, non-ST-segment deviation electrocardiogram (ECG), and normal troponin levels. BACKGROUND Prognosis assessment in this population remains a challenge. METHODS A total of 646 consecutive patients were evaluated by clinical history (risk factors and chest pain… CONTINUE READING