Torsades de pointes observed in the early postoperative period in a patient with long QT syndrome

Kim, Min-Soo; Nam, Seung-Gyun; Yong Seon Choi
January 2013
Korean Journal of Anesthesiology;Jan2013, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p89
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor discussing the case study of a 56 year old Asian female suffering from long QT syndrome that is an arrhythmogenic cardiac disorder and was diagnosed with torsades de pointes, a form of irregular heartbeat, in the early postoperative period is presented.


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