Evaluation of cardiac STATus CK-MB/myoglobin device for rapidly ruling out acute myocardial infarction.
The Cardiac STATus CK-MB/Myoglobin device is highly sensitive and has a high negative predictive value within 3 hours of patient presentation. The device may play a role in the re-triage of patients from the CCU to less intensive settings, resulting in a net cost savings.
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Brogan GX Jr, Bock JL, McCuskey CF, Hollander JE, Thode H Jr, Gawad Y, Jackowski G. Evaluation of cardiac STATus CK-MB/myoglobin device for rapidly ruling out acute myocardial infarction. Clin Lab Med. 1997 Dec;17(4):655-68.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Toxicology Division, Department of Emergency Medicine Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine