April 1986

Simple Approach to an Apparently Chaotic Arrhythmia

Author Affiliations

From the Third Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University Medical School, Budapest.

Arch Intern Med. 1986;146(4):780-781. doi:10.1001/archinte.1986.00360160228029

• Deciphering complex arrhythmias requires a strict, systematic approach. In a step-by-step analysis of an electrocardiogram recorded from a patient with severe metabolic disturbances, we present a few simple suggestions that may often be helpful in electrocardiographic interpretation.

(Arch Intern Med 1986;146:780-781)