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Chest pain

MedGen UID:
451995
Concept ID:
CN117639
Finding
Synonyms: Thoracic pain
 

Definition

An unpleasant sensation characterized by physical discomfort (such as pricking, throbbing, or aching) localized to the chest. [from HPO]

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Khairandish Z, Jamali L, Haghbin S
Cardiol Young 2017 Jan;27(1):125-130. Epub 2016 Mar 16 doi: 10.1017/S1047951116000238. PMID: 26979465
Geyser M, Smith S
Afr J Prim Health Care Fam Med 2016 Jun 10;8(1):e1-5. PMID: 27380782Free PMC Article
Safdar B, Ali A, D'Onofrio G, Katz SD
Clin Ther 2016 Feb;38(2):240-255.e1. Epub 2016 Jan 8 doi: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2015.12.010. PMID: 26778090
Weldon ER, Ariano RE, Grierson RA
Prehosp Emerg Care 2016;20(1):45-51. Epub 2015 Aug 17 doi: 10.3109/10903127.2015.1056893. PMID: 26727338
Bunch AM, Leasure AR, Carithers C, Burnette RE Jr, Berryman MS Sr
J Am Assoc Nurse Pract 2016 Feb;28(2):75-83. Epub 2015 May 5 doi: 10.1002/2327-6924.12260. PMID: 25946652

Diagnosis

Khairandish Z, Jamali L, Haghbin S
Cardiol Young 2017 Jan;27(1):125-130. Epub 2016 Mar 16 doi: 10.1017/S1047951116000238. PMID: 26979465
Geyser M, Smith S
Afr J Prim Health Care Fam Med 2016 Jun 10;8(1):e1-5. PMID: 27380782Free PMC Article
Bandstein N, Ljung R, Holzmann MJ
Int J Cardiol 2016 Jan 15;203:341-6. Epub 2015 Oct 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.10.170. PMID: 26529084
Carlton EW, Than M, Cullen L, Khattab A, Greaves K
Am J Med 2015 Oct;128(10):1109-1116.e2. Epub 2015 Apr 23 doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.04.012. PMID: 25912206
Lee G, Dix S, Mitra B, Coleridge J, Cameron P
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 2015 Oct;14(5):416-22. Epub 2014 May 27 doi: 10.1177/1474515114537944. PMID: 24867877

Therapy

Khairandish Z, Jamali L, Haghbin S
Cardiol Young 2017 Jan;27(1):125-130. Epub 2016 Mar 16 doi: 10.1017/S1047951116000238. PMID: 26979465
Weldon ER, Ariano RE, Grierson RA
Prehosp Emerg Care 2016;20(1):45-51. Epub 2015 Aug 17 doi: 10.3109/10903127.2015.1056893. PMID: 26727338
Kim SH, Huh J, Song J, Kang IS
Yonsei Med J 2015 Sep;56(5):1437-42. doi: 10.3349/ymj.2015.56.5.1437. PMID: 26256992Free PMC Article
Coventry LL, Bremner AP, Williams TA, Celenza A, Jacobs IG, Finn J
Heart Lung Circ 2015 Aug;24(8):796-805. Epub 2015 Feb 27 doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2015.01.015. PMID: 25797327
Ishak M, Ali D, Fokkert MJ, Slingerland RJ, Dikkeschei B, Tolsma RT, Lichtveld RA, Bruins W, Boomars R, Bruheim K, van Eenennaam F, Timmers L, Voskuil M, Doevendans PA, Mosterd A, Hoes AW, ten Berg JM, van 't Hof AW; FAMOUS TRIAGE Study Group.
Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care 2015 Apr;4(2):129-36. Epub 2014 Sep 8 doi: 10.1177/2048872614549738. PMID: 25202026

Prognosis

Mordi I, Tzemos N
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2016 May;17(5):542-9. Epub 2015 Dec 24 doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jev319. PMID: 26705484
Bandstein N, Ljung R, Holzmann MJ
Int J Cardiol 2016 Jan 15;203:341-6. Epub 2015 Oct 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.10.170. PMID: 26529084
Webster R, Thompson AR, Norman P
J Clin Nurs 2015 Jul;24(13-14):1936-45. Epub 2015 May 19 doi: 10.1111/jocn.12841. PMID: 25988506Free PMC Article
Carlton EW, Than M, Cullen L, Khattab A, Greaves K
Am J Med 2015 Oct;128(10):1109-1116.e2. Epub 2015 Apr 23 doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.04.012. PMID: 25912206
Lee G, Dix S, Mitra B, Coleridge J, Cameron P
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 2015 Oct;14(5):416-22. Epub 2014 May 27 doi: 10.1177/1474515114537944. PMID: 24867877

Clinical prediction guides

Safdar B, Ali A, D'Onofrio G, Katz SD
Clin Ther 2016 Feb;38(2):240-255.e1. Epub 2016 Jan 8 doi: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2015.12.010. PMID: 26778090
Weldon ER, Ariano RE, Grierson RA
Prehosp Emerg Care 2016;20(1):45-51. Epub 2015 Aug 17 doi: 10.3109/10903127.2015.1056893. PMID: 26727338
Bandstein N, Ljung R, Holzmann MJ
Int J Cardiol 2016 Jan 15;203:341-6. Epub 2015 Oct 21 doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.10.170. PMID: 26529084
Bunch AM, Leasure AR, Carithers C, Burnette RE Jr, Berryman MS Sr
J Am Assoc Nurse Pract 2016 Feb;28(2):75-83. Epub 2015 May 5 doi: 10.1002/2327-6924.12260. PMID: 25946652
Carlton EW, Than M, Cullen L, Khattab A, Greaves K
Am J Med 2015 Oct;128(10):1109-1116.e2. Epub 2015 Apr 23 doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.04.012. PMID: 25912206

Recent systematic reviews

Ayerbe L, González E, Gallo V, Coleman CL, Wragg A, Robson J
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2016 Jan 20;16:18. doi: 10.1186/s12872-016-0196-4. PMID: 26790953Free PMC Article
Bruno RR, Donner-Banzhoff N, Söllner W, Frieling T, Müller C, Christ M
Dtsch Arztebl Int 2015 Nov 6;112(45):768-79; quiz 780. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2015.0768. PMID: 26585188Free PMC Article
Kisely SR, Campbell LA, Yelland MJ, Paydar A
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Jun 30;(6):CD004101. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004101.pub5. PMID: 26123045
Atluri DK, Chandar AK, Fass R, Falck-Ytter Y
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2015 Jan;41(2):167-76. Epub 2014 Nov 21 doi: 10.1111/apt.13015. PMID: 25412947
Perkins J, McCurdy MT, Vilke GM, Al-Marshad AA
J Emerg Med 2014 Feb;46(2):273-7. Epub 2013 Nov 22 doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2013.08.098. PMID: 24268896

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