TITLE

PSEUDOTACHYCARDIA DURING 24-HOUR ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHS MONITORING

AUTHOR(S)
Kleid, Jack J.; Naidu, Sriramalu; Benda, Richard; Cagin, Norman A.; Levitt, Barrie
PUB. DATE
April 1977
SOURCE
Angiology;Apr1977, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p282
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a clinical case in which a tachycardia was spuriously recorded as a result of insufficient battery voltage. Acceptance of round-the-clock electrocardiographic monitoring as a tool in detecting arrhythmias and electrocardiographic changes in the ambulatory patient; Observation that dysfunction of eledctrocardiorecorder, faulty lead placement and inadequate battery voltage may produce false and misleading electrocardiographic changes.
ACCESSION #
16404241

 

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