Effect of hunger strike on electrocardiographic parameters.

@article{Hobikolu2019EffectOH,
  title={Effect of hunger strike on electrocardiographic parameters.},
  author={G{\"u}ltekin Faik Hobikoğlu and Mehmet Urumdaş and Ahmet G{\"u}ner and Regayip Zehir and Yalçın {\"O}zkurt},
  journal={Turk Kardiyoloji Dernegi arsivi : Turk Kardiyoloji Derneginin yayin organidir},
  year={2019},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={
          379-383
        }
}
OBJECTIVE This study is a comparison of the electrocardiogram (ECG) findings of detainees and convicts who participated in a hunger strike recorded at the end of the strike and 2 months later. METHODS A total of 81 male detainees and convicts (mean age 41±9.4 years) who participated in a hunger strike between September 2012 and November 2012 were included in this study. The mean duration of the fast was 45±9.6 days. Measurements of blood pressure, body weight, and serum electrolytes (sodium… CONTINUE READING

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