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Monday, May 31, 2021

Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

St Emlyn´s - By Iain Beardsell - May 29, 2021
“Learning Points
  • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection is a not uncommon cause of myocardial ischaemia and chest pain.
  • It particularly affects woman aged 47-53, often who have no ‘traditional’ risk factors.
  • Initial ECG and troponin results may be negative.
  • Management is usually medí al, but patients require admission for further investigation and observation.”