Electrocardiogram in myocardial infarction: what is most relevant?


Phibbs et al. (1) have recently published an interesting review article on studies comparing Q wave with non–Q wave myocardial infarction (MI). This classification of Q wave/non–Q wave gained widespread use in the prereperfusion era because the rather passive role of clinicians during the acute phase of infarction entailed awaiting Q wave development (or… (More)