Archives For November 2012

Paul Forrest recently gave us an excellent talk on pulmonary hypertension as part of the State-of-the-Art lecture series. It is here complete with echos: to view the moving images, download the pdf to your computer…

Troponins explained

rpaicu —  November 5, 2012 — Leave a comment

“When troponin was a lousy assay it was a great test, but now that it’s becoming a great assay, it’s getting to be a lousy test.” (Robert Jesse)…

The highly sensitive troponin quandary, in a nutshell. This great article sheds some light on the utility of cardiac troponins, which can be especially tricky in critically ill patients..

Cardiac Troponins Mahajan Circulation 11