Non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes: A comprehensive review.


Journal Article (Review)

As the non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes (NSTEACS) include unstable angina pectoris (UAP) and the non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI), acute diagnosis and risk stratification can often prove challenging. This review will cover guidelines and strategies for risk assessment, contemporary approaches to acute patient management as well as recommendations for timing of specialist referral.

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Cited Authors

  • Martinez-Rumayor, A; Januzzi, JL

Published Date

  • October 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 99 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1103 - 1110

PubMed ID

  • 17100031

Pubmed Central ID

  • 17100031

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1541-8243

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0038-4348

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.smj.0000215764.22650.29


  • eng