Accession Number : AD0260788

Title :   VALUE OF DOUBLE STANDARD TWO-STEP TEST IN DETECTING CORONARY DISEASE

Corporate Author : WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : LYNN,D.O. ; MATTINGLY,T.W.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The current results of this follow-up study indicate that the postexercise electrocardiogram is a valuable aid in the diagnosis of coronary insufficiency - provided the only criterion used for the electrocardiographic diagnosis for coronary insufficiency is that of ischemic ST depression. This study definitely indicates that the other criteria as initially used by MasterARE NOT RELIABLE AND THEIR USE RESULTS IN AN OVER-DIAGNOSIS OF CORONARY INSUFFICIENCY. (Author)

Descriptors :   *BLOOD CIRCULATION, *DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), *HEART, DETECTION, DISEASES, ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY, EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY), IDENTIFICATION, MEDICAL EXAMINATION, STRESS (PHYSIOLOGY), TEST METHODS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE