What QRS Complex Abnormalities Result in ST Segment Elevation that may Mimic or Obscure AMI?

Stephen W. Smith, David M. Larson

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCritical Decisions in Emergency and Acute Care Electrocardiography
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9781405159067
StatePublished - Feb 26 2009


  • Acute myocardial infarction in presence of bundle branch block (BBB)
  • Conditions that obscure MI because of an abnormal QRS
  • Left bundle branch block indications for reperfusion therapy
  • Left ventricular hypertrophy
  • Right bundle branch block
  • Ventricular paced rhythms
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome (WPW)

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