Candinas R
Internal medicineCardiologySupraventricular tachycardiaCardioversionDigoxinPropranololPregnancyQuinidineMetoprololNeonatologyMedicine
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: During pregnancy an increased incidence of maternal cardiac arrhythmias is observed. These include a wide spectrum, from clinically irrelevant isolated premature beats to debilitating supraventricular and ventricular tachycardias. In principle, management of arrhythmias during pregnancy is similar to that in non-pregnant patients. However, special consideration should be given to foetal age and potential teratogenic and haemodynamic adverse drug effects on the foetus. Therapeutic strategy shou...
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