Two cases to study.
Questions to consider:
- How should acute myocardial infarction (AMI) be diagnosed according to the “universal MI” definition?
- Define the 2 subtypes of “spontaneous” MI.
- What additional testing might be performed for each patient?
- What change in cardiac troponin should be considered clinically important?
Open case study:
Interpreting Changes in Troponin—Clinical Judgment Is Essential
Art and Science of Laboratory Medicine
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