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Table 1 Cases presenting with Chest Pain to compute pretest likelihood of CAD

From: Outcome of coronary plaque burden: a 10-year follow-up of aggressive medical management

  Atypical Chest Pain Typical Chest Pain
Age Men Women Men Women
20 - 29 1 case 0 0 0
30 - 39 21.8% × 5 cases 4.2% × 1 case 69.7% × 1 case 25.8% × 0
40 - 49 46.1% × 13 cases 13.3% × 2 cases 87.3% × 8 cases 55.2% × 0
50 - 59 58.9% × 10 cases 32.4% × 11 cases 92.0% × 6 cases 79.4% × 5 cases
60 - 69 67.1% × 5 cases 54.4% × 11 cases 94.3% × 5 cases 90.6% × 7 cases
70 - 79 5 cases 6 cases 4 cases 5 cases
80 - 89 1 case 1 case 0 0
Overall < 50% Likelihood: 32/113 (= 28.3% of cases) 50 -- 80% Likelihood: 37/113 (= 32.7% of cases) > 80% Likelihood: 26/113 (= 23% of cases)