Table 2 provides an overview of the classifications of antiarrhythmic agents, their actions, and their uses against reentrant arrhythmias and those caused by enhanced automaticity. Table 3 reviews many of the differences between the two mechanisms of arrhythmias: enhanced automaticity and reentry. Clinical distinction will assist in the most appropriate choice of therapy for terminating cardiac arrhythmias.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||26|
|Journal||Critical care nurse|
|State||Published - May 1 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care