Incremental value of exercise echocardiography over exercise electrocardiography in a chest pain unit

Published: 25 August 2015
Author(s): Alberto Bouzas-Mosquera, Jesús Peteiro, Francisco J. Broullón, Nemesio Álvarez-García, Jorge L. Rodríguez-Garrido, Víctor X. Mosquera, Dolores Martínez, Juan C. Yáñez, José M. Vázquez-Rodríguez
Section: Original Article

Limited data are available on the added value of exercise echocardiography (ExEcho) over exercise electrocardiography (ExECG) in patients with suspected acute coronary syndromes (ACS) referred to a chest pain unit. We aimed to assess the incremental value of ExEcho over ExECG in this setting.