Using Cardiac Testing Appropriately
1. Conduct appropriate tests, such as ECGs, exercise stress testing tilt tests or blood screenings, to diagnose underlying conditions in patients whose ECGs and cardiac tests are normal.
2. Compare ECG tests of patients with ACS using ST-segment elevations or depressions to make an accurate diagnosis.
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Corey Evans, MD, MPH, Director Medical Education, St. Anthony’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida
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