Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a study in course and treatment of 'non-specific' chest pain
showed that one-tenth of those with persistent chest pain
undergo potentially unnecessary diagnostic testing.
Women are also more likely to have a chest pain
that feels like indigestion or to feel dizzy.
The incidence of chest pain
with a cardiac etiology is extraordinarily low, less than 1%.
Two categories in respect of chest pain
emerged from the interview data:
Troublesome chest pain
may also develop after cardiac transplantation and the cause can be difficult to diagnose.
Even if it spreads outside the chest, it's called chest pain
or, in medical terms, angina.
Azra Fazal Pechuho, Executive Director, NICVD Professor Nadeem Qamar and Advisor to IT Minister, Sindh Zainulabedin formally inaugurated the Chest Pain
Unit on Saturday, said a statement issued here.
we are going to establish much such chest pain
units and cardiology units at each and every district and taluka hospital in the province in the coming months", Dr.
Provincial Minister for Health and Population Welfare Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho, Professor Nadeem Qamar (Executive Director, NICVD) and Zainulabedin (Advisor to IT Minister, Sindh) formally inaugurated the Chest Pain
Unit on Saturday.
Provincial Minister for Health and Population Welfare Sindh Dr Azra Fazal Pechuho, Professor Nadeem Qamar Executive Director, NICVD and Zainulabedin Advisor to IT Minister, Sindh formally inaugurated the Chest Pain
Unit on Saturday.
The chest pain
unit established at Ghotki is first such unit outside Karachi.
'We have decided to establish our chest pain
units in each and every district of Sindh, which would be connected with our satellite centers that are already functioning in eight cities of the province.