TITLE

Myocardial Infarction Symptom Presentation

AUTHOR(S)
Boyle, Andrew J.
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Hospital Medicine Alert;May2012, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Myocardial Infarction Symptom Presentation," by Andrew J. Boyle, which appeared in the April 2012 issue of "Clinical Cardiology Alert." It discusses a study which examines the prevalence of myocardial infarction (MI) without chest pain. It also offers a commentary on the findings and limitations of the study, and cites the importance of being vigilant in atypical presentations of MI in women and older patients.
ACCESSION #
75959441

 

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