Inappropriate and Confusing Electrocardiographic Terms

Surawicz, B. and Macfarlane, P.W. (2011) Inappropriate and Confusing Electrocardiographic Terms. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 57(15), pp. 1584-1586. (doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2010.11.040)

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A plea is made for not using in publications the terms J-wave syndromes and early repolarization until such terms are properly defined by appropriate task forces established by recognized authorities. The currently used electrographic terminology, including J-point elevation, meets our needs. (J Am Coll Cardiol 2011;57:1584-6) (C) 2011 by the American College of Cardiology Foundation

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Macfarlane, Professor Peter
Authors: Surawicz, B., and Macfarlane, P.W.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Cardiovascular & Metabolic Health
Journal Name:Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Publisher:Elsevier Inc.

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