#1MeSH descriptor Angina Pectoris, this term only
#2MeSH descriptor Microvascular Angina, this term only
#3((angina* or cardiac) NEXT (syndrome-X)):ti,ab
#4(angina* or angor pectoris):ti
#5(stable or chronic or refractory or microvascular or exercise induced) NEAR (angina* or stenocardia or stenocardias or angor pectoris ):ti,ab
#6( stable NEXT (ischemi* or ischaemi* or "heart disease" or coronary)):ti,ab
#7MeSH descriptor Angina Pectoris, Variant, this term only
#8(#1 OR #2 OR #3 OR #4 OR #5 OR #6 OR #7)
#9MeSH descriptor Coronary Disease explode all trees
#10coronary NEXT (atherosclerosis or arteriosclerosis):ti,ab
#11myocardial NEXT (ischemia or ischaemia):ti,ab
#12MeSH descriptor Myocardial Ischemia, this term only
#13(angina* or stenocardia or stenocardias or angor pectoris or chest pain or chest discomfort):ti,ab
#14(( #9 OR #10 OR #11 OR #12 ) AND #13)
#15(#8 OR #14)
#16((acute coronary or ACS or unstable) NOT stable):ti
#17(#15 AND NOT #16)

From: Appendix D, Literature search strategies

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Stable Angina: Methods, Evidence & Guidance [Internet].
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 126.
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