We examined 459 patients who received nitroglycerin in the emergency department for chest pain to determine whether nitroglycerin-responsive chest pain had diagnostic or prognostic value. We found that chest pain relieved with nitroglycerin did not predict active coronary artery disease or outcomes in these patients.
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|Published - Apr 1 2005
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine