Praecordial tracings of myocardial aneurysms.

The diagnosis of myocardial aneurysm is of more than academic interest. The condition leads to derangement of ventricular dynamics at rest and during exercise. Greenwood, Aldridge, and Wigle (1965) found that it caused ineffective expenditure of energy, as indicated by a lowered time-tension index and increased left ventricular minute work. Klein, Herman… CONTINUE READING