CLINICAL STUDIES OF NORPACE (Part I)
- Evaluation of Quinidine Short and Long-Acting in Control of Arrhythmias. Coodley, Eugene; Pugash, Neil; Toppo, Frank // Angiology;Sep1984, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p581
Twenty-one patients with arrhythmias responsive to quinidine were studied both with regard to consistency of response as determined by repeat Holter Monitoring and in half of these patients a comparison of short and long-acting quinidine was made. Holter Monitoring demonstrated greater than 60%...
- Role of 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring in a general hospital. McLeod, Andrew A.; Jewitt, David E. // British Medical Journal;5/6/1978, Vol. 1 Issue 6121, p1197
During 1976, 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiographic (ECG) monitoring was available to all physicians at this hospital, and 281 patients were investigated by 322 recordings. Cardiac arrhythmias requiring treatment were detected in 100 patients (36%). Some presented after symptoms such as...
- Holter monitor. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p385
An encyclopedia entry for "Holter monitor" is presented. It refers to a wearable device used in ambulatory electrocardiography (ECG) to record the heart's electrical activity continuously for 24 hours or longer. It records this activity by means of electrodes attached to the chest and enables...
- Cardiac event recording yields more diagnoses than 24-hour Holter monitoring in patients with palpitations. Scalvini, S; Zanelli, E; Martinelli, G; Baratti, D; Giordano, A; Glisenti, F // Journal of Telemedicine & Telecare;Aug2005 Supplement 1, Vol. 11, p14
Palpitation is a common symptom that sometimes results from a substantial cardiac arrhythmia. We compared the diagnostic yield of trans-telephonic event monitors with those of Holter monitoring in patients with intermittent palpitations. In all, 310 patients were randomly assigned to receive an...
- Improvement of a P-wave detector by a bivariate classification stage. Hernández, A.I.; Carrault, G.; Mora, F. // Transactions of the Institute of Measurement & Control;2000, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p243
Focuses on the supraventricular arrhythmias for ambulatory application in coronary care units. Enhancement of P-wave detector on laboratory procedure; Detection of the classification stage through calculation of operating characteristics curves; Improvement on the detection performance by...
- Detection of arrhythmia: limited usefulness of patient activated recording devices. Thomas, L.E.; Shapiro, L.M.; Perrins, E.J.; Fox, K.M. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/27/1984, Vol. 289 Issue 6452, p1106
Compares the Cardiomemo and 24 hour ambulatory electrocardiography in detecting arrhythmias. Failure of Cardiomemo recording to show ventricular and supraventricular tachycardia; Identification of extra systoles using ambulatory electrocardiography; Limitations of the devices.
- Prognostic Implications of Asymptomatic Ventricular Arrhythmias: The Framingham Heart Study. Bikkina, Mahesh; Larson, Martin G.; Levy, Daniel // Annals of Internal Medicine;12/15/92, Vol. 117 Issue 12, p990
Presents information on a study which evaluated the prevalence and prognostic significance of asymptomatic complex or frequent ventricular premature beats detected during ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion; Conclusions.
- Monitoring heart rhythm. Thomas, Susan // Practice Nursing;Dec2013, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p592
The article offers information on the use of an ambulatory electrocardiogram (AECG) in monitoring heart rhythm. An AECG, also known as a holter monitor test or 24-hour tape, is used to determine whether a cardiac arrhythmia is the cause of symptoms such as palpitations, dizziness, shortness of...
- Antiarrhythmic. // Geriatrics;Apr2000, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p16
Deals with the approval of Sotalol HCl drugs or Betapace for the maintenance of normal sinus rhythm in patients with symptomatic atrial fibrillation and flutter condition. Side effects; Indications; Recommended dosages.