Q-T interval in congenital complete heart block

@article{Esscher1983QTII,
  title={Q-T interval in congenital complete heart block},
  author={Eva Esscher and Magnus Micha{\"e}lsson},
  journal={Pediatric Cardiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={4},
  pages={121-124}
}
SummaryThe rate-corrected Q-T interval (Q-Tc) was measured in 273 children with congenital complete heart block. Fifty-nine had prolonged Q-Tc and 50 of these had symptoms. All 10 with isolated complete heart block, prolonged Q-Tc and bundle branch block had symptoms. The ventricular rate (VR) was significantly lower in patients with prolonged Q-Tc than in their age-matched controls. The outcome is worse for children with low VR and long Q-Tc than for those with low VR and normal Q-Tc. In 11… CONTINUE READING
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