The prognostic significance of ventricular and supraventricular tachyarrhythmias after infarction varies with type and timing. In some cases intervention may be appropriate, and in others not. Management of peri-infarction and of later arrhythmias is reviewed. To avoid proarrhythmic consequences, pharmacologic treatment should be rigorously guided by carefully defined end points.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 1990|
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