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A History of Researching Angina

Posted by | 11 Jun 2018

A History of Researching Angina

Early research of angina started from a study of 20 patients presenting with pain in the breast & arm area. Now over 685,000 patients are treated for heart -related problems in Scotland. Inspired by research? Read more at about the evolving understanding of chest pain here: History of Angina

At the EMERGE10 conference, our chest pain presentations and guest speakers will include:

  • Dr Marc Dweck: ‘Picturing the heart in 2020’
  • Dr Edd Carlton: ‘Troponin- all that glitters is not gold’
  • Professor Rick Body: ‘Troponin- is only part of the story’
  • Professor Nick Mills: ‘Troponin is everything’

Followed by a panel discussion on; ‘The Future of Chest Pain Assessment- community, pre-hospital and secondary’

Purchase your EMERGE10 ticket at: www.emergeresearch.org/emerge10

 

References

Leach. A., 1967. History of Angina. Journal of the Royal Medical Society. Special Issue, pp. 9-10 [PDF] Available from: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=5&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0ahUKEwjWr_3Xj8vbAhULL8AKHYyiAQQQFghDMAQ&url=http%3A%2F%2Fjournals.ed.ac.uk%2Fresmedica%2Farticle%2Fdownload%2F478%2F775%2F&usg=AOvVaw1KtIljjEB8JUE8PP7n2hjD [Accessed 11th June 2018]

British Heart Foundation., 2018. CVD Statistics- BHF Scotland Factsheet [PDF] Available from: https://www.bhf.org.uk/research/heart-statistics [Accessed 11th June 2018]

ACE Lectures: Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest in Scotland – between a ROC and a hard place The East Region Health and Social Care Innovation Test Bed Competition- Do you have an idea of how to improve patient care in ED?

Competition- Do you have an idea of how to improve patient care in ED?

17 May 2019 |

This competition is organised by EMERGE (Emergency Medicine Research Group Edinburgh) in partnership with SHIL. EMERGE have sponsored the £100 prize and one idea will be awarded this prize. In addition, support will be available from SHIL to develop innovative health ideas, which is open to all NHS Scotland employees. Closed for applications- 21st of June

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