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Association Between QT-Interval Components and Sudden Cardiac Death: The ARIC Study (Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities).

Authors
  • O'Neal, Wesley T1
  • Singleton, Matthew J2
  • Roberts, Jason D2
  • Tereshchenko, Larisa G2
  • Sotoodehnia, Nona2
  • Chen, Lin Y2
  • Marcus, Gregory M2
  • Soliman, Elsayed Z2
  • 1 From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (W.T.O.); Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine (M.J.S., E.Z.S.) and Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center (E.Z.S.), Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada (J.D.R.); Knight Cardiovascular Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland (L.G.T.); Division of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle (N.S.); Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (L.Y.C.); and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco (G.M.M.). [email protected] , (Canada)
  • 2 From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA (W.T.O.); Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine (M.J.S., E.Z.S.) and Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Epidemiological Cardiology Research Center (E.Z.S.), Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada (J.D.R.); Knight Cardiovascular Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland (L.G.T.); Division of Cardiology, Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle (N.S.); Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (L.Y.C.); and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of California San Francisco (G.M.M.). , (Canada)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Circulation Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
Publisher
Ovid Technologies Wolters Kluwer -American Heart Association
Publication Date
Oct 01, 2017
Volume
10
Issue
10
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCEP.117.005485
PMID: 29030380
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

The risk of SCD with the QT interval is driven by prolongation of the T-wave onset to T-peak component. This suggests that shifting the focus from the overall QT interval to its individual components will refine SCD prediction in the community.

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