LEO M. TARAN, M.D.; MILTON KAYE, M.D.
One hundred and two men and women, 60 to 90 years of age inclusive, were studied electrocardiographically. These cases were chosen from a large group of inmates of a home for aged people. All men and women who had any complaints which may be interpreted as cardiovascular in nature were excluded from this study. None of these cases had a definite or equivocal history of heart disease. All our cases were ambulatory and not debilitated senile subjects. It is the purpose of this paper to present the results of this study.
There were 46 males and 56 females in the
TARAN LM, KAYE M. ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHIC STUDIES IN OLD AGE1. Ann Intern Med. ;20:954–960. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-20-6-954
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1944;20(6):954-960.
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