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The value of the ECG for decision-making at first medical contact in the patient with acute chest pain

By A. Meissner, H.J. Trappe, M.J. de Boer, A.P. Gorgels and H.J. Wellens

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Background/Objectives. Rapid risk stratification of the patient with acute chest pain is essential to select the best management. We investigated the value of the ECG at first medical contact to determine size of the ischaemic myocardial area and thereby severity of risk

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