NONCARDIAC CHEST PAIN. A nontraditional approach to diagnosis and management. Michael S. Morelli, MD. OBJECTIVES. 1.)For the listener to have a generalized understanding of different esophageal testing methods for NCCP.
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NONCARDIAC CHEST PAIN
A nontraditional approach to diagnosis and management.
Michael S. Morelli, MD
1.)For the listener to have a generalized understanding of different esophageal testing methods for NCCP.
2.)To obtain a general overview of the evidence supporting the use of such testing methods-their usefulness and limitations.
3.)To gain an appreciation of potential tx methods for patients we encounter with NCCP.
4.)To create an evidence based algorithm for the work up and treatment of NCCP.
MEDS-hctz 25mg qd
SOC HX-1ppd for 25 yrs, occ etoh, no drug use
FAM HX-father MI age 65
ROS- no f/n/v/c or weight loss, dysphagia, or heartburn
Macro- and/or Microscopic Esophagitis
Reflux Index >7.2%
Positive T & B
Daily Chest Pain Index / Week