Patients with chest pain and nonobstructive coronary artery disease (NOCAD) utilize a significant part of our health care resources. Their diagnosis and treatment can often be difficult and time consuming. A simple classification system and stepwise diagnostic approach may help to reduce unnecessary testing. Also, utilization of a chest pain clinic may be beneficial for these patients.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine