Torsades de Pointes

CONTENTS Diagnosis of torsades Treatment #1:  Breaking active polymorphic VT #2:  Basic treatment to stop torsades recurrence #3:  Management of refractory torsades storm Podcast Questions & discussion Pitfalls PDF of this chapter (or create customized PDF) getting some definitions straight  Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia Defined as ventricular tachycardia with varying QRS amplitude. This is commonly referred to as … Continue reading Torsades de Pointes