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Intracardiac electrocardiography via a "saline-filled central venous catheter electrocardiographic lead": a historical perspective.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15127373     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The author describes his experience with a "saline-filled central venous catheter electrocardiographic lead" for the recording of intracardiac electrocardiograms provides a brief description of the methodology, refers to this modality's clinical usefulness, furnishes 2 examples illustrating the contribution of the method to clinical diagnosis, and outlines his literature search to find the discoverer/originator of the employment of a saline-filled intracardiac catheter as an electrocardiogram recording lead.
John E Madias
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Historical Article; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of electrocardiology     Volume:  37     ISSN:  0022-0736     ISO Abbreviation:  J Electrocardiol     Publication Date:  2004 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-05-05     Completed Date:  2004-09-03     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0153605     Medline TA:  J Electrocardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  83-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Cardiology, Elmhurst Hospital Center, and the Mount Sinai School of Medicine/New York University, Elmhurst, NY 11373, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Arrhythmias, Cardiac / diagnosis
Catheterization, Central Venous / instrumentation*
Catheterization, Swan-Ganz
Electrocardiography / history,  methods*
Heart Block / diagnosis
History, 20th Century
Sodium Chloride
United States
Reg. No./Substance:
7647-14-5/Sodium Chloride

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