Predictive Value of Microvolt T-Wave Alternans in Patients With Left Ventricular Dysfunction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac
  • Electrophysiologic Techniques, Cardiac
  • Risk Assessment
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

abstract

  • Microvolt TWA predicts arrhythmia-free survival among patients with LV dysfunction. However, the event rate in the TWA-negative group suggests that TWA may not be capable of identifying a sufficiently low-risk subset in this population to obviate the need for ICD implantation.

publication date

  • July 10, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2007.02.069

PubMed ID

  • 17616302

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 166

end page

  • 73

volume

  • 50

number

  • 2