Flashcards in Reentrant ventricular tachyarrhythmias Deck (7)
reentrant ventricular tachyarrhythmias are defined by what ECG morphology?
3 consecutive QRS complexes originating in the ventricles and recurring at a rapid rate
what is the most common mechanism for reentrant ventricular tachyarrhythmia?
reentry (micro or macro)
reentrant ventricular tachyarrhythmia is most often associated with what condition?
ischemic heart disease
reentrant ventricular tachyarrhythmias can be easily confused with what condition?
is VT regular?
but, can degenerate to V fib (irregular)
what are the QRS morphologies favoring VT?
tall R in V1
deep S save in V6