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The ECG in acute coronary syndromes: new tricks from an old dog
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    • Hanoch Hod, Cardiologist
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      • Shlomi Matetzky

    Dear Editor,

    The classification of acute MI patients into ST elevation and non-ST elevation MI is not only semantic, it carries an important prognostic message and directs to different therapeutic approaches.

    However, there is a sub-group of patients with ST depression on the anterior precordial chest leads (when standard 12-lead ECG is used), which is usually classified as anterior non-ST elevation MI, tha...

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