What causes acute coronary syndromes? Applying Koch's postulates.

@article{Monaco2005WhatCA,
  title={What causes acute coronary syndromes? Applying Koch's postulates.},
  author={Claudia Monaco and Anthony Mathur and John Martin},
  journal={Atherosclerosis},
  year={2005},
  volume={179 1},
  pages={1-15}
}
The term "acute coronary syndromes" (ACS) is used to describe a heterogeneous spectrum of clinical conditions. This includes myocardial infarction, non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction, and unstable angina. These conditions are linked by a similar constellation of signs and symptoms but not necessarily by a common pathophysiology. They are syndromes… CONTINUE READING