The prognostic value of the combined use of QRS distortion and fragmented QRS in patients with acute STEMI undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention


Tanriverdi Z., Colluoglu T., Unal B., DURSUN H., KAYA D.

JOURNAL OF ELECTROCARDIOLOGY, vol.51, no.2, pp.210-217, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2017.09.014
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ELECTROCARDIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.210-217
  • Keywords: QRS distortion, Fragmented QRS, ST-elevated myocardial infarction, Risk stratification, ACUTE MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, ST-SEGMENT RESOLUTION, ADMISSION ELECTROCARDIOGRAM, THROMBOLYTIC THERAPY, PRIMARY ANGIOPLASTY, GRADE-3 ISCHEMIA, ARTERY-DISEASE, CARDIAC EVENTS, Q-WAVE, FLOW
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: No study has investigated the prognostic importance of the combined use of QRS distortion and fragmented QRS (IQRS) for risk stratification in acute ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).