High-sensitivity troponin T concentrations in acute chest pain patients evaluated with cardiac computed tomography. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Troponin T

abstract

  • Among low- to intermediate-risk patients with chest pain, hsTnT provides good sensitivity and specificity for ACS. Elevation of hsTnT identifies patients with myocardial injury and significant structural heart disease, irrespective of the diagnosis of ACS.

publication date

  • March 16, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2862312

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.893826

PubMed ID

  • 20194879

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1227

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 121

number

  • 10