Sustained ventricular tachycardia in the acute phase of myocardial infarction

  • Ch. Dubois
  • J. P. Smeets
  • L. Pierard
  • H. E. Kulbertus
Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 71)


Ventricular arrhythmias seen on predischarge 24 hour electrocardiographic recordings after acute myocardial infarction (MI) carry a guarded prognosis [1–4].


Acute Myocardial Infarction Ventricular Tachycardia Sustained Ventricular Tachycardia Ventricular Fibrilla Serum Creatine Kinase Peak 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ch. Dubois
    • 1
  • J. P. Smeets
    • 1
  • L. Pierard
  • H. E. Kulbertus
    • 1
  1. 1.Service de CardiologieCHU de Liège, Hópital de BavièreLiègeBelgium

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