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Common Atrial and Ventricular Arrhythmias

  • Blair Foreman
Chapter
Part of the Contemporary Cardiology book series (CONCARD)

Abstract

Cardiac arrhythmias and their clinical correlates form the basis for some of the most intriguing aspects of cardiac care. During training, however, emphasis is often placed on care related to congestive heart failure, myocardial infarction, and the treatment of dyslipidemias. Unfortunately, patient complaints related to cardiac arrhythmias are often a common reason for a patient’s presentation to emergency rooms, for office visits, and for referrals to subspecialists.

Keywords

Arrhythmia ablation Antiarrhythmic drugs Atrial fibrillation Atrial flutter Ventricular tachycardia Sick sinus syndrome 

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  • Blair Foreman
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  1. 1.Cardiovascular Medicine, Midwest Cardiovascular Research FoundationDavenportUSA

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