WILLIAM B. BREED, M.D., F.A.C.P.; JAMES M. FAULKNER, M.D., F.A.C.P.
The last twenty years have seen an enormous growth in the use of the electrocardiograph as a diagnostic instrument. From a cumbersome and expensive machine available only to the larger hospitals and clinics have been developed models which are light enough and cheap enough to be entirely practicable for use in office or home. It is estimated that there are three thousand electrocardiographs in active use in this country today and the number of instruments is rapidly increasing. A result of this tremendous growth has been that we as internists are being called upon more and more to assess the
BREED WB, FAULKNER JM. ERRORS IN THE CLINICAL APPLICATION OF ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY1. Ann Intern Med. ;10:58–64. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-10-1-58
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1936;10(1):58-64.
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