Chest Pain

Recurrent Chest Pain Linked to Depression, Anxiety

Recurrent Chest Pain Linked to Depression, Anxiety

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Depression, anxiety, and perceived stress scores were all positively correlated with increasing chest pain frequency, and the relationship was significant for depression.

Undiagnosed Chest Pain May Increase Cardiovascular Risk

Undiagnosed Chest Pain May Increase Cardiovascular Risk

Most patients with undiagnosed chest pain in primary care do not undergo cardiac diagnostic testing.

Chest Pain Radiating Into the Neck

Chest Pain Radiating Into the Neck

A 44-year-old man presents to his local urgent care clinic for chest pain radiating up into his neck. He states that the pain started 5 hours ago and is gradually getting worse.

Modest Changes in Practice for High-Sensitivity TnT Reporting

Modest Changes in Practice for High-Sensitivity TnT Reporting

hs-TnT assay has minimal impact on patients presenting to the ER with chest pain

Diagnosing Non-Traumatic Chest Pain in the Emergency Department

Diagnosing Non-Traumatic Chest Pain in the Emergency Department

A Minority of patients presenting to the ED with chest pain are diagnosed with life-threatening conditions

Chronic Stable Angina: What Can We Do Better?

Chronic Stable Angina: What Can We Do Better?

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The impact of chronic stable angina on QOL is often underappreciated and disease management remains suboptimal.

Study: Minimal Yield Seen For Routine Noninvasive Testing For CAD

Study: Minimal Yield Seen For Routine Noninvasive Testing For CAD

Low yield among patients presenting with acute chest pain and low clinical risk.

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