Pharmacological Management of Ventricular Arrhythmias

Kevin J. Makati, Munther Homoud, Mark S. Link, Jonathan Weinstock, N. A.Mark Estes

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationVentricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death
PublisherBlackwell Futura
Pages247-266
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9781405161145
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 23 2009

Keywords

  • "PVC hypothesis"
  • Agents with antiarrhythmic effects
  • Antiarrhythmic agents in contemporary management of ventricular arrhythmia
  • Antiarrhythmic agents used as adjunctive therapy with ICDs
  • Antiarrhythmic drug therapy for ventricular arrhythmia
  • Antitachycardia pacing (ATP)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial where flecainide and encainide (CAST I) and moricizine (CAST II)
  • Drug selection medications for managing ventricular arrhythmia
  • Pharmacological management of ventricular arrhythmias
  • Vaughan Williams classification of antiarrhythmic agents

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Makati, K. J., Homoud, M., Link, M. S., Weinstock, J., & Estes, N. A. M. (2009). Pharmacological Management of Ventricular Arrhythmias. In Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death (pp. 247-266). Blackwell Futura. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444300307.ch20