Resources

  • References


    Acute coronary syndrome. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php. Updated October 2, 2012. Accessed October 30, 2012.


    Achar SA, Kundu S, et al. Diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome.
    Am Fam Physician. 2005; 72:119-26.


    Alexander KP, Newby LK, et al: Acute Coronary Care in the Elderly, Part I.
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    Anderson JL, Adams CD, et. al. ACC/AHA 2007 Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Unstable Angina/Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007;50;e1-e157.


    Cohen M, Diez JE, et al. Pharmacoiinvasive management of acute coronary syndrome: incorporating the 2007 ACC/AHA guidelines: the cATH(cardiac catherization and antithrombotic therapy in the hospital) Clinical Consensus Panel Report-III.
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    Heart attack: Tips for recovering and staying well. Familydoctor.org website. Available at:
    http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/common/heartdisease/recovery/002.html. Updated January 2011. Accessed October 30, 2012.


    Large GA. Contemporary management of acute coronary syndrome.
    Postgrad Med J. 2005; 81:217-222.


    Swap CJ, Nagurney JT. Value and limitations of chest pain history in the evaluation of patients with suspected acute coronary syndromes.
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    Walker CW, Dewley CA, Fletcher SF:Aspirin combined with clopidogrel (Plavix) decreases cardiovascular events in patients with acute coronary syndrome.
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    What is angina? National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website. Available at:
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    7/7/2007 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance. http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php:
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  • Resources

    American College of Cardiology

    http://www.cardiosource.org

    American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Cardiovascular Society

    http://www.ccs.ca

    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

    http://www.heartandstroke.com