tachycardia

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abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)

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described the capacity of deep inspiration and dependent body position to terminate tachycardia in 11 patients with recurrent PSVT. Their patients were referred for permanent atrial radio frequency pacemaker for self-termination of the arrhythmias.
Milestone, headquartered in Montreal, Canada with a US subsidiary in Charlotte, N.C., is a clinical stage drug development company focused on developing etripamil, a calcium channel blocker intended to provide fast-acting and short-acting treatment of PSVT episodes.
* Perioperative injection Adenosine given rapid intravenously in a dose of 6-12 mg often aborts a PSVT. Other drugs given intravenously are verapamil, diltiazem, digoxin and esmolol.
PSVT was restored to sinus rhythm by rapid injection of 20 mg of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) with no clinical signs and symptoms of additional thrombosis thereafter.
Sorby's team at Michigan State has been giving the PSVT:R test to incoming engineering students since 1993.
Before diagnostic electrophysiological testing, patients presented with either Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome or paroxysmal or incessant supraventricular tachycardias (PSVT) were classified on history and 12 lead ECG.
In this study, the specific pattern of hsTn change in a patient admitted with chest pain, paroxysmal supra-ventricular tachycardia (PSVT) and ST segment depression in electrocardiogram (ECG) without coronary artery disease (CAD) would be introduced.
The Port Sunlight Village Trust (PSVT) says it must raise pounds 26,500 for repairs and to improve security in the memorial rose garden.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the appropriate regulatory pathway for filing a marketing application of ATPace(TM) as an antiarrhythmic drug for the acute termination of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT).
* for atrial flutter and paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), the defibrillation voltage should be commenced at 50 joules, and for other forms of unstable tachycardia, defibrillation voltage should be commenced at 100 joules.
Radiofrequency catheter ablation by an electrophysiologist is the stare-of-the-art therapy or most patients with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) due to atrioventricular nodal reentry or atrioventricular (AV) reentry secondary to an AV accessory.
He had a past history of recurrent paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), but no history of coronary artery disease.