Edited by Saul G. Myerson, Robin P. Choudhury and Andrew R. J. Mitchell

in Emergencies in Cardiology

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199554386
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597628 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks


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Bradycardia: general - Sinus bradycardia - Sinus arrest - Junctional bradycardia - Atrioventricular block - AV block with atrial fibrillation/flutter - Tachycardia: general - Pharmacological treatment of tachyarrhythmias - Sinus tachycardia - Atrial fibrillation - Atrial flutter - Atrial tachycardia - Atrioventricular nodal re-entrant tachycardia - Atrioventricular re-entrant tachycardia - Ventricular pre-excitation and Wolff–Parkinson–White syndrome - Ventricular fibrillation - Ventricular tachycardia - Monomorphic ventricular tachycardia - Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia/‘torsade de pointes’ - Electrical storms - Implantable cardioverter defibrillators in the emergency room

Chapter.  9758 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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