Genome- and phenome-wide analyses of cardiac conduction identifies markers of arrhythmia risk.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Circulation, Volume 127, Issue 13, p.1377-85 (2013)

Keywords:

2013, March 2013, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

ECG QRS duration, a measure of cardiac intraventricular conduction, varies ≈2-fold in individuals without cardiac disease. Slow conduction may promote re-entrant arrhythmias.