Classification and Severity of Angina
No angina with ordinary physical activity (e.g., walking, climbing stairs). Angina with strenuous or prolonged exertion.
Early-onset limitation of ordinary activity (e.g., walking rapidly or walking >2 blocks; climbing stairs rapidly or climbing >1 flight); angina may be worse after meals, in cold temperatures, or with emotional stress.
Marked limitation of ordinary activity.
Inability to carry out any physical activity without chest discomfort. Angina occurs during rest.
Created: Sep 08, 2008