Acute therapy in patients with wide-QRS complex tachyarrhythmias

  • R. D. White
Conference paper


Treatment of patients with wide-QRS-complex tachyarrhythmias mandates knowledge of both pharmacological and electrical interventions. In haemodynamically unstable patients emergency cardioversion always takes therapeutic precedence over drug therapy.


Ventricular Tachycardia Chest Compression Accessory Pathway Sustained Ventricular Tachycardia Acute Therapy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. D. White
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Anesthesiology and Internal MedicineMayo Clinic College of MedicineRochesterUSA

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