Journal of
Physiology and Pathophysiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Physiol. Pathophysiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-260X
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPAP
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 45

Table of Content: March 2016 ; 7(2)

March 2016

Comparative study of three methods for QT interval correction in African national level football players

The aim of this study was to compare three correction methods of QT interval in African national level football players. QT interval was measured in D2 lead on resting electrocardiogram (ECG) in 216 Black male football players (age range 18 to 35 years). Corrected QT (QTc) was calculated using Bazett, Fridericia, and Framingham’s formulas. Means and percentages of long QT (QTc>440 ms and QTc≥470 ms) and...

Author(s): Abdoulaye Ba, Abdou Khadir Sow,  Mor Diaw, Valentin Ouedraogo, Maïmouna Touré, Arnaud Jean Florent Tiendrebeogo, Ghislain Loubano-voumbi, Salimata Diagne Houndjo, Aissatou Seck,  Samuel Honoré Mandengue, Djibril Seck and Abdoulaye Samb,