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1

what are some Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)?

Male sex
Age >55yrs in men & >65 yrs in women
Tobacco Use
Diabetes
Hypertension
Family History of premature CAD
Hyperlipidemia

2

5 cardiac causes of chest pain

1. MI
2. Pericarditis 3.Myocarditis
4. Aortic anerurysm
5. aortic dissection

3

3 pulmonary causes of chest pain

1. Pneumonia
2.Pleural Effusion 3.Pneumothorax

4

What are 3 GI causes for chest pain

1. PUD
2.Pancreatitis 3.Esophageal spasm

5

What are 2 MSK causes for chest pain

1.Costochondritis
2.Rib fracture

6

What is a vascular cause for chest pain

1. Aortic aneurysm

7

What is a skin cause for chest pain

1. Herpes zoster

8

What is a pyschiatic cause for chest pain

anxiety