Items Tagged ‘observation’

September 17, 2014

Stress Tests and Admitting to the Observation Unit for Chest Pain

By Cameron Wangsgard, M.D. cwangsgard

Here are a few pearls about how to choose stress tests for patients presenting with CP that you’re admitting to the observation unit. Caveat #1: Much of this is specific to our observation at the Mayo Clinic. We have access to a multiude of provocative tests including EKG treadmills, Adenosine, Dobutamine, and exercise sestamibis, exercise […]

View full entry

Tags: cardiology, chest pain, observation, stress test


Contact Us · Privacy Policy