Although NSVT is often defined as 3 (sometimes 5) or more consecutive beats arising below the atrioventricular node with a heart rate >100 beats/min lasting <30 s, this definition is not universal. 194 kata lagi
Tag » Myocardial Infarction
β blockers and mortality after myocardial infarction in patients without heart failure: multicentre prospective cohort study
Objective To assess the association between early and prolonged β blocker treatment and mortality after acute myocardial infarction.
Design Multicentre prospective cohort study.
Setting Nationwide French registry of Acute ST- and non-ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction (FAST-MI) (at 223 centres) at the end of 2005. 214 kata lagi
Mr. Smith was lifting a heavy piece of furniture when he experienced crushing pain in his chest, began sweating heavily, and was nauseated. His wife drove him to the hospital, where he was diagnosed with a myocardial infarction (MI, also called a heart attack) and given intravenous drugs to dissolve a clot that was obstructing a major coronary artery. 130 kata lagi