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Table 1 Diagnostic test in each strategy

From: The optimal diagnostic strategies for patient with coronary artery diseases and stable chest pain syndrome: a cost-effectiveness analysis

Strategy  First test  Second test Third test Fourth test
1 ECGc Echob CAa  
2 ECG CA   
3 ECG SPECTd CA  
4 ECG Echo SPECT CA
5 ECG Echo EX-ECGe CA
6 ECG EX-ECG CA  
7 ECG EX-ECG SPECT CA
8 ECG CTAf CA  
9 ECG CMRIg CA  
  1. aInvasive coronary angiography
  2. bEchocardiography
  3. cElectrocardiography
  4. dSingle-photon emission computed tomography
  5. eExercise electrocardiography
  6. fComputed tomography coronary Angiography
  7. gCardiac magnetic resonance imaging