6. Abnormal Repolarization: T Wave Changes and the QT Interval

  1. Fred Kusumoto MD and
  2. Pam Bernath RN, RN-C

Published Online: 23 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119962168.ch6

ECG Interpretation for Everyone: An On-The-Spot Guide

ECG Interpretation for Everyone: An On-The-Spot Guide

How to Cite

Kusumoto, F. and Bernath, P. (2012) Abnormal Repolarization: T Wave Changes and the QT Interval, in ECG Interpretation for Everyone: An On-The-Spot Guide, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119962168.ch6

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470655566

Online ISBN: 9781119962168

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Keywords:

  • abnormal repolarization, T wave changes and QT;
  • ST segment, with plateau phase of ventricular action potential;
  • abnormal T waves, “peaked and prominent” or inverted;
  • inverted T waves, common T wave abnormality;
  • repolarization abnormalities, hierarchy;
  • repolarization and ST elevation, and prominent T waves;
  • QT interval prolongation cause;
  • direction of QRS, T wave the same, depolarization opposite;
  • ARVC