Drug treatment of supraventricular tachycardia

Blomström-Lundqvist, Carina
November 2009
Heart;Nov2009, Vol. 92 Issue 21, p17
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the distinct characteristics of supraventricular tachycardia (SV) and its intervention. SV is a rapid rhythm of the heart involving the sinus node, atrial tissue and accessory pathways. Management of SV is discussed including drug therapy with adenosine and stimulation of the vagus nerve.


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