A blood test is used to help detect a heart attack by measuring a protein called troponin. A company named Quidel is sponsoring a research study to see how a blood test that they make helps to diagnose heart attacks.
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- Subjects must be at least 21 years of age
- Subjects must present to the ED with signs and symptoms of MI
- Subject is unwilling or unable to comply with the study procedures
- Subject is unable to provide informed consent