Assessment and treatment of chest pain
Jackie Tough Nurse consultant, Chest pain, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough
Chest pain is one of the main reasons for emergency admission to hospital in the UK. Jackie Tough examines the causes and treatment of chest pain and offers a structured system for taking the patient’s history.
Nursing Standard. 18, 37,45-53. doi: 10.7748/ns2004.05.18.37.45.c3619
Published in print: 26 May 2004Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review