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Management of Severe Tachyarrhythmias

  • P. Schoenfeld
Conference paper
Part of the Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 1993 book series (YEARBOOK, volume 1993)

Abstract

In recent years, prompt and accurate therapy of life–threatening arrhythmias has considerably improved by patients information, continuing education, general practicioners and development of emergency rooms, intensive care units (ICU) and emergency rescue systems. This leaves us with a growing group of patients at risk of recurrence of disabling arrhythmias after the initial episode, especially in the case of survivors of sudden death.

Keywords

Atrial Fibrillation Ventricular Tachycardia Atrial Flutter Atrial Tachycardia Accessory Pathway 
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