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New score for syncope may predict risk of echocardiography findings

sensitivity troponin-T level above 14 pg/mL, and an N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide level above 125 pg/mL. ... In addition, they pointed out that potential cost savings are uncertain because of the higher laboratory costs involved in ordering
October 2018

The battle for high-value care

Our troponin assays are becoming so good that we're really seeing less and less unstable angina,” he said. ... There are some who argue that unstable angina doesn't exist—these troponin assays pick up every acute coronary syndrome.
December 2019

coding corner December 2018 • ACP Hospitalist 5 echocardiogram ...

Type 2 MI is characterized by an elevated troponin level primarily due to supply/demand imbalance without coronary.
November 2018

Recent Research

The primary endpoint of the study was high-sensitivity troponin T about 72 hours after admission, with secondary endpoints the area under the curve of creatine kinase, myocardial band, release and
January 2014

Cautions about mixing HIV, HCV drugs

Photo by Thinkstock. A recall of Roche Diagnostics Operations Elecsys Troponin I and Elecsys Troponin I STAT immunoassays because they may provide a falsely low result and incorrect results may cause
July 2012

Stress echo and CCTA show similar safety, effectiveness for ED chest pain triage

The trial included 400 consecutive patients without known coronary artery disease and a negative initial serum troponin level. ... The study hospital did not have access to high-sensitivity troponin testing, which would have reduced the number of
June 2018

Interns' days, patients' hands

The statement authors proposed a diagnostic algorithm in which patients being evaluated for a suspected acute MI should have the following excluded: clinically overt causes of an elevated troponin level, such ... The statement authors noted that use of
September 2019

Linking severe sepsis and hyperlactatemia

Detection of a rise and/or fall of cardiac biomarker values [preferably cardiac troponin (cTn)] with at least one value above the 99. ... which case troponin above the 99th percentile actually indicates MI.
June 2018

In the News

All had a primary presenting symptom of chest pain, chest tightness, chest burning, or chest pressure, as well as 2 negative troponin tests.
August 2015

Overdose outcomes, chest pain triage, and more

The trial included 400 consecutive patients without known coronary artery disease and a negative initial serum troponin level. ... The study hospital did not have access to high-sensitivity troponin testing, which would have reduced the number of
October 2018

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