Regulators have reminded clinicians to be wary of false positive results with troponin testing, and the American College of Cardiology says this is a particular risk for patients with COVID-19. In its latest Medical Devices Safety Update the TGA says caution is needed with high sensitivity troponin tests, for which there is a greater chance ...
Ischaemic heart disease
Beware of troponin false positive results: especially in COVID-19 cases
By Michael Woodhead
19 Mar 2020