This module offers practical advice for newly qualified doctors and senior medical students on managing patients with chest pain. It describes a systematic approach to thinking about chest pain, offering advice on how to assess and manage patients in an acute situation, when to seek help from a senior, and the most important points to include in these discussions, with particular reference to the diagnoses of STEMI and NSTEMI.
After completing this module, you should feel more confident in your ability to:
This course is part of the Priority clinical conditions chapter.
Andrew Clarke, Sunjay Parmar, Rakesh Patel
Peer reviewed by Yousif Ahmad
BMJ Learning Hospital Collection
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