A. ALLEN GOLDBLOOM, M.D., F.A.C.P.
In a previous publication1 we presented a clinical evaluation of routine chest leads in cases of chronic coronary artery disease and acute coronary occlusion, with the findings in a series of 86 patients in whom, in addition to the three routine leads, a Lead IV tracing had been made. Of this series, 25 were normal controls, 40 were cases of chronic coronary artery disease and myocardial damage, 13 were cases of acute coronary thrombosis, and 8 were non-coronary cardiac cases. Of the 40 cases with myocardial damage due to chronic coronary artery disease, 25 showed positive findings in the three
GOLDBLOOM AA. CLINICAL STUDIES IN ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY: III. PERSISTENT ABNORMAL LEAD IV FINDINGS IN SERIAL ELECTROCARDIOGRAMS, WITH NEGATIVE THREE ROUTINE LEADS, IN CORONARY THROMBOSIS1. Ann Intern Med. ;8:1404–1412. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-8-11-1404
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1935;8(11):1404-1412.
Cardiac Diagnosis and Imaging, Cardiology, Coronary Heart Disease.
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