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By Peter F. Semple

This useful sized pocket reference is designed to supply knowledgeable yet concise review of the main parts of high blood pressure that would be of curiosity and relevance to clinicians. hugely illustrated in complete colour, with lucid textual content and tough self-assessment questions, the e-book might be of curiosity to citizens and different physicians nervous to replace their wisdom during this box.

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Heart Disease: a textbook of cardiovascular medicine, Fifth edition. Philadelphia 1997 WB Saunders, with permission from Elsevier. • Cor pulmonale caused by chronic bronchitis and emphysema is a common cause of poor R wave progression or QS patterns in the precordial leads. The finding of right atrial enlargement and an S wave in V4 or V5 equal to, or greater than, the R wave in V4 or V5 favors the diagnosis of cor pulmonale. Chapter 1: Acute Myocardial Infarction 29 Fig. 26. ECG changes simulating acute myocardial infarction but due to other causes.

Abciximab is used prior to angiography and is administered regardless of weather the culprit lesion is amenable for stenting or angioplasty. 42 Heart Disease Diagnosis and Therapy: A Practical Approach Fig. 38. Meta-analysis of 23 randomized trials of primary PCI vs thrombolysis. CVA indicates cerebrovascular accident. Reprinted with permission from Elsevier. The Lancet 2003; 361:13–20. If a highly skilled team is available and the time between arrival at the center and balloon inflation is less than 90 minutes, PCI is preferred therapy.

Torsades de pointes and transient LV dysfunction have been associated. • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) usually causes Q waves, but can present with Q waves and ST elevation (Fig. ). • Acute cor pulmonale, especially caused by pulmonary embolism, may cause ST elevation and Q waves, simulating acute MI (Fig. ). 26 Heart Disease Diagnosis and Therapy: A Practical Approach Fig. 22. 12 seconds: left bundle branch block. Fig. 23. Poor R-wave progression. The ST segment may be elevated in V1, V2, or V3 significantly more than indicated in this tracing.

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