The risk of bath causing sudden death due to hot water, high medium temperature and humidity was studied by QTc dispersion, which is the non-invasive electrophysiological indicator of the ventricular arrhythmias.
In our study, we determined no meaningful difference in QTc dispersion in individuals who take bath.
Keywords: Iron intoxication, transferrin saturation, ferritin, QT interval, QT dispersion, QTc dispersion, hemodialysis
QTc dispersion, the difference between the maximum and minimum QTc intervals, was calculated.
To assess the observer reliability of QTc dispersion measurements, fifteen ECG records were randomly chosen for re-measurement of the QT intervals two months after the initial measurements.
Key words: Obesity, weight loss, electrocardiographic marker, QTc dispersion
In the literature, information about decrease of QTc dispersion in obese subjects after weight loss with diet and medical treatment is also limited.
Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate whether the decrease of QTc dispersion takes place after weight loss with diet and medical treatment.
Reduction of QT and QTc dispersion
during Iong-term treatment of systemic hypertension with enalapril.