For healthcare professionals only


Value of ECGs in identifying heart failure due to left ventricular systolic dysfunction

BMJ 1996; 313 doi: (Published 03 August 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:300
  1. Andrew P Davie,
  2. Michael P Love,
  3. John J V McMurray
  1. Lecturer Research fellow Consultant cardiologist University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ

    EDITOR,—We wish to reply to the letters1 about our short report.2 We are pleased to learn that Suresh Khandekar and colleagues are following our example in using electrocardiography to identify heart failure due to left ventricular systolic dysfunction, but we do not understand why they use an automated report for interpreting electrocardiograms. While we appreciate Kamlesh Khunti and Robert McKinley's concerns about the interpretation …

    View Full Text

    Log in

    Log in through your institution


    * For online subscription