German cardiologists have developed the hsTnI test which will help to diagnose heart attack. During heart attack concentration тропонина - a protein containing in muscular fabrics raises. The new test is constructed on supersensitivity to тропонину.
The test will help doctors at survey of people which complain of a breast pains, but have no expressed symptoms of heart attack. And it, in turn, will promote early identification of ischemia of a myocardium.
Staff of the University cardiological centre of Hamburg has estimated efficiency of the hsTnI test in comparison with the test of the previous generation (cTnI). For research have involved 1818 patients with the increased risk of heart attack. At carrying out the hsTnl test correctness of the put diagnosis has made 98,2 %.