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ST-Segment Elevation in Patients With Cocaine Abuse and Chest Pain


Abstract Use of cocaine may complicate the diagnosis of myocardial infarction (MI) and may influence treatment strategy. Patients with symptoms suggestive of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) should be questioned about the use of cocaine. Initial management of cocaine users presenting with chest pain and ST segment elevation should include administration…

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