New Blood Test For Diagnosing Heart Attacks: A ‘Big Deal,' With Caveats

Jan 17, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals

When diagnosing a heart attack, accuracy and timing are everything.

A new test designed to better measure levels of troponin, a protein released when the heart muscle is damaged, could help emergency department physicians provide faster diagnosis and appropriate treatment.

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