TITLE

VENTRICULAR CONDUCTION ABNORMALITIES IN ACUTE INFERIOR INFARCTION

AUTHOR(S)
Haywood, L. Julian; Johnson, Cage
PUB. DATE
December 1972
SOURCE
Angiology;Dec1972, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p656
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
AVB in inferior infarction is transient and does not imply a poor prognosis. LAD in inferior infarction may be due to loss of inferior forces, LVH, or SBH. Classical IBH was not identified. However, a group of patients with divergent vector loops, who had initial forces superior and broad, slurred terminal inferior forces, and prolongation of QRS duration raise the question of delayed conduction inferiorly due to peri-infarction block, diffuse fibrosis. LVH, or delay in the Purkinje network.
ACCESSION #
16358899

 

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