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Distribution and specificity of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T in older adults without acute cardiac conditions: cross-sectional results from the population-based AugUR study

URN to cite this document:
urn:nbn:de:bvb:355-epub-511190
DOI to cite this document:
10.5283/epub.51119
Dietl, Alexander ; Zimmermann, Martina E. ; Brandl, Caroline ; Wallner, Stefan ; Burkhardt, Ralph ; Maier, Lars S. ; Luchner, Andreas ; Heid, Iris M. ; Stark, Klaus J.
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Abstract

Objective European guidelines recommended a uniform upper reference limit of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hsTnT) to rule out non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction. Our study aimed to provide a hsTnT reference distribution and to assess the specificity of the 14 ng/L cut-off value in the mobile population ≥70 years of age. Design A cross-sectional analysis was performed in ...

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