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1

How can we take a history of Chest Pain?

Site
Onest
Character
Radiation
Association
Time
Exacerabating or receiving factors
Severity

2

Name 3 CVS reasons for chest pain

STEMI NSTEMI or unstable angina
Pericarditis
Angina

3

Name 3 Respiratory reasons for chest pain

Pneumonia
Pulmonary Embolus
Pneumothorax

4

Name 2 GI reasons for chest pain

GORD
Oesphageal spasm

5

Pre hospital management of a MI

Give Aspirin
Give GTN spray
Take an ECG
Give analgesia
Pain relief

6

What blood tests need to be done?

Troponin I or T
Amylase and Lipase
FBC
Clotting screening

7

What should be given within 12 hours of artery occlusion:

LMW heparin like fondaparinux
GP IIb/IIa inhibitor such as clopidogrel

8

Within 90 minutes of occlusion give what drug

Fibrinolytic drugs:
Streptokinase

9

What is a primary prevention screening tool you can use?

QRISK2
CVD risk >20% is high risk

10

What drugs should someone be put on after an MI?

ACE inhibitor
Beta Blocker
Aspirin
Statin

11

What factors does Q RISK 2 look at?

Gender
BMI
Postcode
Diabetes
High Blood Pressure
Angina
Rheumatoid Arthritis
CKD