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Synonyms and Keywords
palpitations, arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, extra beats, fast heartbeat, heart rhythm disorder, heartbeats, irregular heartbeats, irregular pulse, mitral valve prolapse, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, premature beats, premature complexes, PSVT, skipped beats, skipped heartbeats, supraventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, heart palpitations, ECG, electrocardiogram
Authors and Editors
Author: Benjamin C. Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Editor: Melissa Conrad Stoppler, MD
REFERENCE: Salem DN, O'Gara PT, Madias C, Pauker SG. Valvular and structural heart disease: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition). Chest. Jun 2008;133 (6 Suppl): 593S-629S
Last Editorial Review: 10/26/2010
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