Reversible electrocardiographic (ECG) abnormalities are well recognized in severe acute asthma. Inferior lead T-wave abnormalities have only rarely been reported, and their frequency and significance have not been well documented. We studied 70 consecutive patients with severe acute asthma on admission to hospital and during recovery, in order to examine the frequency and natural history of such changes and to document their relationship to the severity of the attack. Twenty-two patients (34%...Expand abstract
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Reversible T-wave abnormality in severe acute asthma: an electrocardiographic sign of severity.
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