By Antonio Bay?s de Luna MD FESC FACC
The research and administration of irregular center rhythms is the center of Electrophysiology, however the profitable id and administration of arrhythmias is critical to a much broader diversity of physicians, from trainees in cardiology to common scientific cardiologists to practitioners in different components of specialization, for instance internists. This publication is an intensive assessment of scientific arrhythmology designed to aid normal medical cardiologists and trainees within the fields of medical cardiology and electrophysiology in achieving the competency they wish for medical perform or for additional specialization within the issues coated in the book.
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4). ° It is advisable to obtain ECG recordings during exercise testing, both in patients with premature complexes, in order to verify if they increase or decrease, and in patients with bradyarrhythmias, to identify an abrupt or gradual acceleration. If acceleration is abrupt, and the heart rate is doubled or even more, this indicates a 2:1 sinoatrial block. If acceleration is gradual, this indicates a bradycardia due to depression of automatism. ° It is useful to have the overall patient history and previous ECGs.
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4). 6). The whole atrial tissue presents a significant vagal innervation, which is greater than in the ventricles. This explains the importance of the vagus triggering certain episodes of atrial fibrillation (see Chapter 4, Atrial fibrillation: Mechanisms). 6) ● The term AV junction should be applied to the entire area encompassing the compact AV node, the specialized tissue of the low atrium close to the AV node up to the coronary sinus (AN junction), and the tissue from which His potentials are recorded on the atrial side of the fibrous skeleton (NH area).