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Ambulatory myocardial ischaemia in stable angina.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7640814     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Episodes of ischaemic ST segment depression detected by continuous ambulatory electrocardiographic (Holter) monitoring have been extensively investigated for over two decades, but no consensus has emerged about their clinical significance. This review examines the prevalence and reported prognostic importance of ambulatory myocardial ischaemia in patients with stable angina, and discusses whether or not detection and treatment of ischaemic episodes in ambulant angina patients can be justified on the basis of the available evidence.
Authors:
M M Gandhi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of hospital medicine     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0007-1064     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Hosp Med     Publication Date:    1995 May 17-Jun 6
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-09-21     Completed Date:  1995-09-21     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0171545     Medline TA:  Br J Hosp Med     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  526-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Middlesex Hospital, London.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists / therapeutic use
Ambulatory Care*
Angina Pectoris / complications*
Electrocardiography
Female
Humans
Male
Myocardial Ischemia / complications*,  drug therapy,  rehabilitation*
Prognosis
Treatment Outcome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Adrenergic beta-Antagonists

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