Acute Coronary Syndrome

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“An untimely wear and tear ” A case of spontaneous coronary artery dissection in a young female .

Case Presentation: A 32 year old female presented with 2 month history of acute onset pressure-like chest pain occurring after yelling at her children and radiating to the back. The symptoms recurred and become progressive [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:01:52+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on “An untimely wear and tear ” A case of spontaneous coronary artery dissection in a young female .

CARDIAC RISK SCORING USING THE DERIVED ELECTROCARDIOGRAM AND CARDIAC ELECTRICAL BIOMARKER

Background: HEART and TIMI risk scores that include 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) changes and troponin I (cTnI) have been used to stratify patients presenting with chest pain that may indicate the presence of an acute coronary [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:02:06+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Research, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on CARDIAC RISK SCORING USING THE DERIVED ELECTROCARDIOGRAM AND CARDIAC ELECTRICAL BIOMARKER

HEART FAILURE AND ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME IN A YOUNG PATIENT: LATE COMPLICATIONS OF KAWASAKI DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 38-year-old male presented to the hospital with fatigue and progressive exertional dyspnea. He had a childhood history of Kawasaki disease (KD) with no treatment or subsequent follow up. Physical exam revealed marked [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:33:48+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on HEART FAILURE AND ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME IN A YOUNG PATIENT: LATE COMPLICATIONS OF KAWASAKI DISEASE

NOT YOUR TYPICAL ANGINA

Case Presentation: A 67 year-old-man with a history of hepatitis C cirrhosis and a recent diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) presented with six months of worsening dyspnea on exertion and one month of progressive typical [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:44:54+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on NOT YOUR TYPICAL ANGINA