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Related to tachycardia: supraventricular tachycardia, Sinus tachycardia
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Multifocal atrial tachycardia -- more common in the elderly, this condition happens when too many signals are sent from the upper heart to the lower heart.
Electrocardiogram was obtained and revealed a supraventricular tachycardia without visible P waves, wide QRS complexes with impressive ST segment elevation that fused with the QRS complexes producing a monophasic complex.
Identify and understand important and diverse types of therapeutics under development for Tachycardia (Tachyarrhythmias).
The most probable mechanism for post tachycardia troponin rising might be the shortening of diastole with subsequent subendocardial ischemia (6).
Ventricular tachycardia is a fast or rapid heart rate that starts in the heart's lower chambers.
This increased impedance signal is perceived by the pacemaker as increased minute ventilation, which causes the ensuing tachycardia at the pre-programmed rate (3).
Fever, diaphoresis, and tachycardia were controlled on the second day.
For example, palpitations that are regular and paroxysmal in nature, with abrupt onset and cessation or termination of symptoms with vagal maneuvers, are suggestive of atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia (AVRT) or AV nodal reciprocating tachycardia (AVNRT).
In some cases, fetal heart rate will not change with fetal activity; it remains in a more or less permanent, monotonous state of tachycardia.
Roughly one in every 200 people in the United States suffers from a type of rapid heartbeat known as paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), in which more than one electrical circuit connects the heart's upper and lower chambers.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Tachycardia - Pipeline Review, H2 2011', provides an overview of the Tachycardia therapeutic pipeline.