THE EFFECT OF BRADYCARDIA ON VENTRICULAR END-DIASTOLIC PRESSURE
- Heart Rate and Rhythm Disorders. // American Medical Association Family Medical Guide;2004, p580
The article focuses on several types of disorders of the human heart. Arrhythmia comes in two major types, such as bradycardia and tachycardia. The former is a condition in which the resting heartbeat is slower than 60 beats per minute, while the latter is one in which the resting heartbeat is...
- Antiarrhythmic and Proarrhythmic Properties of QT-Prolonging Antianginal Drugs. Singh, Bramah N.; Wadhani, Nitin // Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology & Therapeutics;Sep2004 Supplement, Vol. 9 Issue 1S, pS85
The article presents research which dealt with the antiarrhythmic and proarrhythmic properties of QT-Prolonging Antianginal Drugs. The author argues that prolonging repolarization is capable of controlling cardiac arrhythmias. Hence, antianginal agents such as amiodarone and ranolazine are safe...
- Bradycardia Induced by Hyperkalemia. Vuckovic, Karen; Richlin, Danielle // AAOHN Journal;May2004, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p186
Presents information on a medical case of bradycardia induced by hypercalemia. Medical history of the patient; Characteristics of bradycardia; Treatment of bradycardia.
- NEUROPATIA DIABETICÄ‚ AUTONOMÄ‚ CARDIOVASCULARÄ‚ -- IMPACT CLINIC -. MOŢĂŢĂIANU, ANCA; STOIAN, ADINA; BAJKO, ZOLTAN // Acta Medica Transilvanica;mar2013, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p156
Cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy (CAN) is one of the most overlooked of all complications of diabetes, which encompasses damage to the autonomic nerve fibres that innervate the heart and blood vessels, resulting in abnormalities in heart rate control and vascular dynamics. CAN represents a...
- EVALUATION OF CONCENTRATED CONTRAST MEDIA IN ANGIOCARDIOGRAPHY, NEPHROTOMOGRAPHY AND INTRAVENOUS AORTOGRAPHY. Finby, Nathaniel; Evans, John A.; Steinberg, Israel // Angiology;Jun1960 Part 2, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p310
Focuses on the evaluation of concentrated contrast media in angiocardiography, nephrotomography and intravenous aortography; Change in the basic method of angiocardiography; Utilization in the development of nephrotomography for opacification of renal vessels and renal parenchyma; Risk of...
- arÂ·rhythÂ·miÂ·a. // American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p22
A definition of "arrhythmia" is presented. It refers to an abnormal rhythm of the heart.
- SUDDEN DEATH AND THE FLOPPY MITRAL VALVE SYNDROME. kleid, Jack J. // Angiology;Dec1976, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p734
A 38-year-old female with a history of palpitations, premature ventricular contractions, and a systolic murmur collapsed suddenly and died. Postmortem studies showed shortened chordae tendinae and myxomatous transformation of both mitral leaflets. As this syndrome becomes more clinically...
- Managing geriatric arrhythmias, I: General considerations. Horowitz, Leonard N.; Lynch, Randall A. // Geriatrics;Mar1991, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p31
Cardiac arrhythmias become increasingly common as people age, but they are not always clinically significant. Sinus node dysfunction, A V conduction disturbances, and ventricular and supraventricular arrhythmias will be found but are not always symptomatic. Treatment of asymptomatic arrhythmias...
- Mastering the fundamentals of drug-induced arrhythmias. Wooten, James M.; Russell, Julia Muiño // Patient Care;Oct2004, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p57
Discusses issues related to drug-induced arrhythmias. Drugs implicated in the development of cardiac arrhythmias; Information on the life-threatening form of tachycardia; Mechanisms of arrhythmogenesis; List of commonly-occurring arrhythmias.