Streamlining Differential Diagnosis of Coronary Heart Disease in a Primary Care Clinic : Atypical and Typical Symptoms and Their Combinations

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Background: We sought to identify the most predictive symptoms of coronary heart disease (CHD) in the setting of a very busy community primary care clinic. By examining the variability, distribution and frequency of symptoms singly and in combination we hoped to streamline the process of correctly identifying a patient presenting with CHD. Methods: All 449… (More)

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