Circadian variations of QTc dispersion: Is it a clue to morning increase of sudden cardiac death?


Batur M. K. , Aksoyek S., Oto A., Yildirir A., Ozer N., Atalar E., et al.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, cilt.22, ss.103-106, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.103-106

Özet

Background: Several studies related to cardiac events including sudden death have shown a peak incidence in the early morning hours. It has also been known that acute ischemia is a potent stimulus to increased dispersion of repolarization and development of malignant arrhythmias.