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2020 Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) in Patients Presenting without Persistent ST-Segment Elevation (Management of) Guidelines

ESC Clinical Practice Guidelines

The clinical presentation of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) is broad. It ranges from cardiac arrest, electrical or haemodynamic instability with cardiogenic shock (CS) due to ongoing ischaemia or mechanical complications such as severe mitral regurgitation, to patients who are already pain free again at the time of presentation.

The leading symptominitiating the diagnostic and therapeutic cascade in patients with suspected ACS is acute chest discomfort described as pain, pressure, tightness, and burning. Chest pain-equivalent symptoms may include dyspnoea, epigastric pain, and pain in the left arm.

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Imaging
Acute Cardiac Care
Acute Coronary Syndromes
Guidelines version available to download
Published in 2020
Reference doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa575
Published in 2021
Reference https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa895
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Reference doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab088
Published in 2020
Reference 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa895
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Reference doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa601
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Reference doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa602
Published in 2020
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Published in 2015
Reference European Heart Journal, doi/10.1093/eurheartj/ehv320
Published in 2015
Reference Web Addenda - doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehv320
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Reference Q&A antithrombotic treatment NSTE-ACS GL - doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehv407
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Reference Q&A diagnosis and risk assessment NSTE-ACS GL - doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehv409
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Reference Addenda
Published in 2011
Reference European Heart Journal (2011) 32, 2999–3054