Number 67, 2015, Troponin in ACS

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  • EDITORIAL
    The sensitivity versus specificity trade-off
    Michael Marber, PhD, FRCP
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  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Using biomarkers to obtain mechanistic insight and guide management in acute coronary syndrome
    Kai C. Wollert, MD
    Keywords: acute coronary syndrome, acute myocardial infarction, biomarker, cardiac troponin, diagnosis, patient management, prognosis
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Incorporating high-sensitivity cardiac troponin assays into clinical practice: these assays are your friend
    Sara Love, PhD, Yader Sandoval, MD, Fred S. Apple, PhD
    Keywords: biomarkers, cardiac troponin, diagnostic accuracy, high-sensitivity assays, myocardial infarction, outcomes
    biomarkers, cardiac troponin, diagnostic accuracy, high-sensitivity assays, myocardial
    infarction, outcomes
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    High biomarkers, but normal angiogram: what next?
    Sebastiaan C. A. M. Bekkers, MD, PhD, Martijn W. Smulders, MD
    acute myocardial infarction, angiography, cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging;
    computed tomography, nonobstructed coronary arteries, normal coronary arteries
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    What can we learn from metabolomics?
    Ferheen Baig, MSc, BSc, Manuel Mayr, MD, PhD
    Keywords: biomarker, cardiovascular, diabetes, lipidomics, metabolomics
  • ORIGINAL ARTICLES
    Trimetazidine effects on cardiac biomarkers in acute coronary syndrome
    Dr Jamshed Jal Dalal, MD, PhD
    Keywords: acute coronary syndrome, cardiac biomarker, metabolic management, trimetazidine
  • CASE REPORT
    Elevated cardiac troponin in a patient with coronary artery disease: why look harder?
    Annette Maznyczka, BSc, MBChB, MRCP, Niharika Varma, BSc, MBBS, Lucy Foote, MBBS, Rupert Williams,
    BSc, MBChB, MRCP, David D’Cruz, MD, FRCP, Valentina O. Puntmann, MD, PhD, MRCP
    Keywords: chest pain, magnetic resonance imaging, systemic lupus erythematosus, troponin
  • REFRESHER CORNER
    Defining acute myocardial infarction
    Kai M. Eggers, MD, PhD
    Keywords: definition criteria, diagnosis, myocardial infarction, troponin
  • HOT TOPICS
    Metabolic markers in predicting acute cardiovascular events
    Alda Huqi, MD
  • GLOSSARY
    G. D. Lopaschuk