This pathway is ONLY for single episodes of cardiac chest pain lasting over 15 min. Multiple episodes (¿unstable angina?), continuing chest pain, or non-cardiac chest pain need to be treated and investigated differently!
Low Risk HEART 0-3
- 08-18:00 – can have their 2nd troponin and review on AAU
- 18-08:00 – go to CDU for 2nd troponin and review
Remember – In our scoring system any troponin elevation or ECG changes excluded patients from “Low Risk”