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Electrocardiographic Repolarization Abnormalities in Athletes

  • M. Penco

Abstract

Abnormalities of ventricular repolarization (AVR) represent one of the alterations that most frequently require a detailed assessment by the sports physician. Transitory modifications of the T wave and ST segment can also be found in varying degrees in sedentary subjects in many physiological conditions such as, for example, hyperventilation, postural changes, etc.

Keywords

Wall Motion Abnormality Stress Echocardiography Mitral Valve Prolapse Myocardial Scintigraphy Ventricular Repolarization 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Penco
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of CardiologyUniversity of L’AquilaL’AquilaItaly

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