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Tuesday, October 5, 2021

CTCA for cardiac chest pain

St Emlyn’s - By Simon Carley - October 5, 2021
Objectives: To establish if the use of early computed tomography (CT) coronary angiography improves one year clinical outcomes in patients presenting to the emergency departen with acute chest pain and at intermediate risk of acute coronary syndrome and subsequent clinical events…
Clinical Bottom Line 
The findings do not support the routine use of early CT coronary angiography in all intermediate risk patients with acute chest pain”