November 28, 2012: This chapter has been re-evaluated and remains up-to-date. No changes have been necessary.
Exercise testing—section updated with 2010 NICE guidance on the investigation of chest pain.
Acute coronary syndrome—section amended with clearer description of ECG findings.
Further reading—eight new references added, including American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology Foundation, and Heart Rhythm Society recommendations for standardization and interpretation of the electrocardiogram.
Figures—four new figures added.
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