Keywords: acute MI, MI, myocardial infarction, geriatrics, elderly, acute coronary syndrome (PubMed Search)
Elderly patients are high risk for missed MI because of atypical presentations. Though this seems to be relatively common knowledge, it is not always remembered. So here's a reminder....
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