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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Negative predictive value and potential cost savings of acute nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging in low risk patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome: A prospective single blinded study

  Number (%)
Men 20 (50)
Diabetes 2 (5)
Current smoker 11 (27)
Hypertension 9 (22)
Family history of ischemic heart disease 22 (55)
History of angina pectoris 10 (25)
History of CABG or PCI 2 (5)
Hypercholesterolemia 4 (10)
Congestive heart failure 0 (0)
History of stroke 3 (8)
Non-ischemic ECG changes 10 (25)