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Significance of Electrocardiographic Changes in HypertensionBr Med J 1969; 1 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.5636.79 (Published 11 January 1969) Cite this as: Br Med J 1969;1:79
- John Hamer,
- Elliot Shinebourne,
- James Fleming
Studies in 17 hypertensive patients showed that the electrocardiographic features of T-wave inversion and S–T segment depression distinguish those patients with higher systolic blood pressures. They do not indicate impaired cardiac function.