Skip to main content

A History of Researching Angina

By June 11, 2018November 14th, 2023No Comments

Early research of angina started from a study of 20 patients presenting with pain in the breast & arm area. Now over 685,000 patients are treated for heart -related problems in Scotland. Inspired by research? Read more at about the evolving understanding of chest pain here: History of Angina

At the EMERGE10 conference, our chest pain presentations and guest speakers will include:

  • Dr Marc Dweck: ‘Picturing the heart in 2020’
  • Dr Edd Carlton: ‘Troponin- all that glitters is not gold’
  • Professor Rick Body: ‘Troponin- is only part of the story’
  • Professor Nick Mills: ‘Troponin is everything’

Followed by a panel discussion on; ‘The Future of Chest Pain Assessment- community, pre-hospital and secondary’

Purchase your EMERGE10 ticket at:



Leach. A., 1967. History of Angina. Journal of the Royal Medical Society. Special Issue, pp. 9-10 [PDF] Available from: [Accessed 11th June 2018]

British Heart Foundation., 2018. CVD Statistics- BHF Scotland Factsheet [PDF] Available from: [Accessed 11th June 2018]