Biomarker test can measure risk, severity of heart attack

01/2/2012 | International Business Times

A test of the level of muscle tissue protein troponin I could make heart attack diagnosis faster and more accurate, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. German researchers found that patients with higher levels of troponin appeared to be at increased risk of having a heart attack while changes in troponin levels can help diagnose and determine the severity of myocardial infarction.

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