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An electrocardiographic masquerade.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11196568     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 60-year-old woman underwent successful pulmonary embolectomy for a massive pulmonary embolism. On postoperative day 2, while receiving intravenous dopamine for hypotension, she developed the tachycardia, and a 12-lead ECG was obtained (Fig. 1). Figure 2 shows the 12-lead ECG obtained on the previous day, when she was in sinus rhythm with frequent premature
B B Pavri; B Reicher; D Z Kocovic
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1045-3873     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Cardiovasc. Electrophysiol.     Publication Date:  2000 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-01-22     Completed Date:  2001-03-01     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9010756     Medline TA:  J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1419-21     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Bundle-Branch Block / complications,  diagnosis*
Middle Aged
Postoperative Complications / classification,  diagnosis*,  physiopathology
Pulmonary Embolism / surgery
Tachycardia / classification,  complications,  diagnosis*,  physiopathology

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