tachyarrhythmia


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tach·y·ar·rhyth·mi·a

 (tăk′ē-ə-rĭth′mē-ə)
n.
An excessively rapid heartbeat accompanied by arrhythmia.
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tachyarrhythmia

(ˌtækɪəˈrɪðmɪə)
n
(Pathology) an irregular and too-rapid heartbeat
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Clinical observation of treatment of 64 cases of tachyarrhythmia with amiodarone.
Atrial Fibrillation (also known as AFib or AF) is a supraventricular tachyarrhythmia with uncoordinated atrial activation resulting in ineffective atrial contraction and if left untreated, structural and/or electrophysiological atrial tissue abnormalities.1 AF is a common cardiac rhythm disturbance that increases in prevalence with advancing age.1 According to the American Heart Association, estimates of the prevalence of AF in the U.S.
Atrial Fibrillation (AFib or AF) is a supraventricular tachyarrhythmia with uncoordinated atrial activation resulting in ineffective atrial contraction and if left untreated, structural and/or electrophysiological atrial tissue abnormalities.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common type of atrial tachyarrhythmia (AT),directly linked to high morbidity and mortality,mainly due to strokeand heartfailure1.
It's not possible, says Bruce Wilkoff, MD, director of Car diac Pacing and Tachyarrhythmia Devices at Cleveland Clinic.
After the tachyarrhythmia was detected by monitoring and on physical examination, 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) was performed immediately.
This tachyarrhythmia has a high association with tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy or myocardial depressant.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) defined as the most prevalent persistent tachyarrhythmia and is associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality and preventable stroke.
ICDs are devices placed under the tissue, and they automatically detect the ventricular tachyarrhythmia and treat it with a pulse or shock (5, 6).
Other types of irregular heartbeats include Bradycardia, a condition wherein an individual has a slow heart rate and tachyarrhythmia, a condition when the heart rate is faster-than-normal heart rate.