Classically, sudden onset of chest heaviness/tightness, with or without exertion, lasting minutes to hours
Pain/discomfort radiating to neck, jaw, interscapular area, upper ex...
See “Medication” for ED management.
Following emergent revascularization, admit the patient to the coronary care unit (CCU) or a telemetry unit with continuous ECG monitoring ...
I24.9 Acute ischemic heart disease, unspecified
I21.3 ST elevation (STEMI) myocardial infarction of unspecified site
I25.10 Athscl heart disease of native coronary artery w/o ang pctrs
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