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Why are ventricular dysrhythmias more life threatening
ventricles are the main "pump"
What are the types of ventricular dysrhythmias
What causes PVC
How do we treat PVC
- No underlying heart disease=no treat/eliminate cause(stress/caffine)
- w/MI give O2/amidarone
- w/hypokalemia give K+
- more than 5000 PVC in 24 hrs=beta blockers
After a PVC why is there a compensatory pause
to allow SA node to get "P" wave normal again
What are S/S of PVC
- chest discomfort
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