Right bundle branch block: prevalence, risk factors, and outcome in the general population: results from the Copenhagen City Heart Study.

@article{Bussink2013RightBB,
  title={Right bundle branch block: prevalence, risk factors, and outcome in the general population: results from the Copenhagen City Heart Study.},
  author={Barbara E Bussink and Anders Gaarsdal Holst and Lasse Jespersen and Jaap Willem Deckers and Gorm Boje Jensen and E. H. A. Prescott},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={138-46}
}
AIMS To determine the prevalence, predictors of newly acquired, and the prognostic value of right bundle branch block (RBBB) and incomplete RBBB (IRBBB) on a resting 12-lead electrocardiogram in men and women from the general population. METHODS AND RESULTS We followed 18 441 participants included in the Copenhagen City Heart Study examined in 1976-2003 free from previous myocardial infarction (MI), chronic heart failure, and left bundle branch block through registry linkage until 2009 for… CONTINUE READING