Practical implementation of the Guidelines for Unstable Angina/Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in the emergency department.

@article{Gibler2005PracticalIO,
  title={Practical implementation of the Guidelines for Unstable Angina/Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in the emergency department.},
  author={W. Brian Gibler and Christopher Paul Cannon and Andra L. Blomkalns and Douglas M. Char and Barbara J. Drew and Judd E. Hollander and Allan S. Jaffe and Robert L. Jesse and Laura Kristin Newby and E Magnus Ohman and Eric D. Peterson and Charles V. Pollack},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={185-97}
}
In the United States each year, >5.3 million patients present to emergency departments with chest discomfort and related symptoms. Ultimately, >1.4 million individuals are hospitalized for unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. For emergency physicians and cardiologists alike, these patients represent an enormous challenge to accurately diagnose and appropriately treat. This update of the 2002 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines for… CONTINUE READING
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