Table 2

Overview of the available laboratory data and blood testing

Blood test (reference range, units)t–5 hourst+0 hourt+1 hourt+8 hourst+17 hours
High sensitivity (Hs) troponin I (0–16, ng/L)N/A 228 N/AN/AN/A
Troponin T (0–13 ng/L)N/AN/AN/AN/A 150
Sodium (133–146, mmol/L)139138136136140
Potassium (3.5–5.3, mmol/L) 3.5 3.2 2.7 3.5 4.1
Urea (2.5–7.8, mmol/L)3.943.83.73.9
Creatinine (40–130, μmol/L)7169778394
Bilirubin (<20, μmol/L)88665
Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) (<50, U/L)<6<6<6<6<6
Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) (<40, U/L)1415151516
Alkaline Phosphatase (ALP) (30–130, U/L)9493789088
Albumin (35–50, g/L) 26 25 23 26 27
C reactive protein (0–10, mg/L) 61 59 42 46 45
Haemoglobin (115–165, g/L)140139130N/A137
White cell count (4.0–10.0, ×109/L)9.49.49.37N/A9.66
Neutrophils (2.0–7.0, ×109/L)4.754.46N/A5.21
Platelet count (150–410, ×109/L)321317300N/A306
  • ‘T’ represents the time of onset of chest pain.

  • Highlighted in bold are clinically relevant, abnormal results.

  • N/A, not available.