Triage and management of acute pericarditis.


The pericardium is involved in a large number of systemic disorders, and acute pericarditis may be due to several causes. The diagnosis is based on clinical criteria, and laboratory testing is not routinely recommended. Deciding on the extent of the diagnostic evaluation requires good clinical judgement based on a careful evaluation of the risk-benefit… (More)


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@article{Imazio2007TriageAM, title={Triage and management of acute pericarditis.}, author={Massimo Imazio and Rita Trinchero}, journal={International journal of cardiology}, year={2007}, volume={118 3}, pages={286-94} }