This is a single-centre observational study. All participants will be recruited from the Emergency Department at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and invited for an outpatient CTCA at the Clinical Research Imaging Centre. This study will inform Dr. Lee’s PhD funded as part of a British heart Foundation Fellowship.
TARGET CTCA is a joint venture between EMERGE and the cardiology research team aiming to recruit patients with suspected ACS across NHS Lothian and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. The study aims to recruit 2270 participants. For further information, please contact the EMERGE team.
Assisting in identifying patients with Humeral shaft fractures in the ED by screening.
Giving patient information sheets to introduce the study, so patient has had adequate time to read and make decision about going into the trial before going to the fracture clinic.