Predischarge coronary angiography was better than exercise testing for reducing hospital use after low-risk chest pain

Wyer, Peter C.
January 2002
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 136 Issue 1, p8
Academic Journal
Presents an abstract of the study 'Randomized Comparison of a Strategy of Predischarge Coronary Angiography Versus Exercise Testing in Low-risk patients in a Chest Pain Unit: In-hospital and Long-term Outcomes,' by C. R. deFilippi, S. Rosanio, M. Tocchi, et al., published on the June 15, 2001 issue of the 'Journal of the American College of Cardiology.' Comment on the study.


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