Prospective chest pain evaluation in the emergency department with use of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (PROCEED-CRP study).

We evaluated the clinical value of a single measurement of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs- CRP) in patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain. We screened 408 consecutive patients of whom 292 comprised the final cohort for this study. Hs-CRP measured in the emergency department (ED) in patients presenting with chest pain and… (More)