Ventricular ectopic beats: not so benign

Wilber, David J.
August 2009
Heart;Aug2009, Vol. 95 Issue 15, p2
Academic Journal
The article discusses the findings of a longitudinal study which examines the prevalence of cardiovascular events between in the small and the general populations in the U.S. It notes that the event differs only little from both population which suggests for premature ventricular contractions (PVCs). Moreover, it mentions that haemodynamic impairment has been seen in many patients, while pharmacological suppression in selected patients.


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