THOMAS J. DRY, M.B.; FREDRICK A. WILLIUS, M.D., F.A.C.P.
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In the last few years distinct progress has been made in the clinical recognition of calcareous stenosis of the aortic valve. This is clearly exemplified by the fact that, as late as 1931, the lesion was only occasionally identified during the life of the patient whereas, today, its recognition is virtually a routine procedure. This high degree of diagnostic proficiency is chiefly the result of a determined and sustained effort to correlate the clinical signs with the postmortem findings. This has made the clinician alert, guiding him to utilize a special fluoroscopic technic4, 6, 8, 9, 10 which in a
DRY TJ, WILLIUS FA. INTERPRETATION OF THE ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHIC FINDINGS IN CALCAREOUS STENOSIS OF THE AORTIC VALVE1. Ann Intern Med. 1939;13:143–150. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-13-1-143
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1939;13(1):143-150.
Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease.
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