Thursday, March 8, 2018

Frequent Episodes of Ventricular Tachycardia

After having two stents placed in the LAD and one stent in the RCX, the next day a 64 year old begins experiencing runs of ventricular tachycardia.  She was initially started on Metoprolol 25 mg BID, then later changed to Sotal 80 mg daily  She had three episodes of sustained VT, lasting over 30 seconds.  She was transferred to another facility for EP studies and possible placement of an AICD.

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