Selecting patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome for coronary angiography: a nationwide clinical vignette study in the Netherlands

@inproceedings{Engel2017SelectingPW,
  title={Selecting patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome for coronary angiography: a nationwide clinical vignette study in the Netherlands},
  author={Josien Engel and Judith M. Poldervaart and Ineke van der Wulp and J. Reitsma and Martine C de Bruijne and Jeroen J H Bunge and Maarten J M Cramer and Wouter J. Tietge and Ruben Uijlings and Cordula Wagner},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVE Cardiac guidelines recommend that the decision to perform coronary angiography (CA) in patients with Non-ST-Elevation Acute Coronary Syndrome (NST-ACS) is based on multiple factors. It is, however, unknown how cardiologists weigh these factors in their decision-making. The aim was to investigate the importance of different clinical characteristics… CONTINUE READING