cardiac arrhythmia

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cardiac arrhythmia

[¦kärd·ē‚ak ā′rith·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Any disturbance or irregularity of the heartbeat.
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Pediatric patients: Tachyarrhythmia (paroxysmal atrial fibrillation/flutter, paroxysmal superventricular, ventricular)
The early deterioration of the left ventricular function related to left bundle-branch dyssynchrony and the occurrence of ventricular tachyarrhythmia poses the question whether a biventricular ICD should be the first choice management in MD1 with early onset heart failure and complete LBBB.
Nordic ICD is an international, multicenter, prospective, 1:1 randomized, controlled clinical study to evaluate whether ICD implantation without an intraoperative defibrillation (DF) test is noninferior to ICD implantation with intraoperative DF testing, regarding the long-term treatment efficacy of all spontaneous ventricular tachyarrhythmia episodes, a statement said.
A total of three episodes of ventricular tachyarrhythmia were reported in the treated group as compared to 10 in the control group (p = 0.
Complete atrioventricular block and ventricular tachyarrhythmia associated with donepezil.
The chapters specifically address pharmacokinetics in preclinical drug development, the role of membrane transporters in drug dispostion, cytochrome P450 and its application in drug discovery and development, the role of drug metabolism and metabolite identification in drug discovery, protein binding in drug discovery and development, prediction of pharmacokinetics in humans, pharmaceutics developability assessment, safety assessment in drug discovery, and assessment of strategies utilized to minimize the potential for induction of acquired long QT syndrome and the associated tachyarrhythmia known as Torsade de Pointes.
She decided to start again a treatment with the same herbal dietary supplement, and on the same day she had a new episode of tachyarrhythmia, again was treated and discharged from the same hospital and the day after came to our observation.
Nine different types of antiarrhythmic medications were successfully used to control arrhythmias in 11 patients, 10 involving supraventricular tachyarrhythmia.
Antonio Martinez-Rubio said that cough CPR is an interesting concept, and he could readily see how the technique might abort cases of supraventricular tachyarrhythmia.
He subsequently developed a significant tachyarrhythmia.
On admission, the patient's fever was still high (40 [degrees] C), there was severe hypoxemia with bilateral diffuse pulmonary infiltrates, a tachyarrhythmia with auricular fibrillation and gallop, and conjunctival injection.