The time of onset of chest pain was studied prospectively in 1154 consecutive patients admitted to a coronary care unit with myocardial infarction during a five year period. Statistical analysis confirmed a previous finding in a retrospective study of a bimodal frequency distribution with peaks in the time of onset of chest pain between 2330 and 0030 hours and between 0630 and 0830 hours.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||British Heart Journal|
|Publication status||Published - 01 Jan 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine