HAROLD H. ROTHENDLER, M.D.
The literature records a relatively small number of cases of fleeting electrocardiographic changes in the course of an attack of spontaneous cardiac pain.1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 Observations have been made to correlate these changes with those occurring following a coronary occlusion, both experimentally4 and clinically.9 An unusual opportunity presented itself to make observations relative to this matter in a patient with coronary artery disease, who while giving an account of the character of his recurrent attacks of precordial pain, developed the symptoms he was trying to describe. Four hours later he developed a more severe and persistent
ROTHENDLER HH. COMPARATIVE ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHIC CHANGES IN ANGINA PECTORIS AND CORONARY THROMBOSIS IN THE SAME PATIENT; REPORT OF A CASE1. Ann Intern Med. ;23:268–270. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-23-2-268
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1945;23(2):268-270.
Cardiac Diagnosis and Imaging, Cardiology, Coronary Heart Disease.
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