Injury - Ischemia, Injury & Infarction.
Ischemia delayed for even a few minutes can progress (worsen) to myocardial injury.
Injury is evidenced when ST segment elevation of 1 mm or more is seen in two or more anatomically contiguous leads
Note: ST Elevation in both examples
Authors and ReviewersAuthored by Thomas O Brien.
Medically reviewed by Dr.Jonathan Keroes, MD, Cardiology
Last Update: 11/8/2020