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Are European EDs unenthusiastic about chest pain units?
  1. Ò Miró,
  2. E Bragulat,
  3. M Sánchez
  1. Emergency Department, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain
  1. Dr Ò Miró, Emergency Department, Hospital Clinic, Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain; omira{at}

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In an interesting article, Cross et al1 showed that very few rapid diagnostic testing protocols and chest pain units (CPUs) have been developed to manage patients with acute undifferentiated chest pain in the UK over the last 5 years. Despite evidence to suggest that …

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