Management of Cardiac Arrhythmias

  • Michael Gaffud

The heart is influenced by multiple factors which affect its rate and rhythm, including neural, hormonal, metabolic, and drug effects. The major concerns when faced with an abnormal heart rate and rhythm are perfusion of vital organs and identifying and treating the arrhythmia.


Ventricular Fibrillation Complete Heart Block Sick Sinus Syndrome Advanced Cardiac Life Support Secondary Survey 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Gaffud
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  1. 1.Department of General SurgeryRush University Medical CenterChicagoUSA

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