Chapter 5. Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction

  1. Zainul Abedin MD, FRCP (C), FHRS and
  2. Robert Conner RN

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692561.ch5

ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach

ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach

How to Cite

Abedin, Z. and Conner, R. (2007) Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction, in ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692561.ch5

Author Information

  1. Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, Adjunct Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas at El Paso

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167499

Online ISBN: 9780470692561



  • myocardial ischemia;
  • infarction;
  • coronary atherosclerosis;
  • chest discomfort;
  • asymptomatic infarcts


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Coronary Artery Anatomy

  • The Electrocardiogram of Myocardial Ischemia

  • Myocardial Infarction

  • The Electrocardiogram of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage