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  • Tachycardia or tachyarrhythmia
  • Supraventricular tachyarrhythmia
  • Sinus arrhythmia
  • Atrial arrhythmia
  • Junctional arrhythmia or nodal arrhythmia
  • Beats per minute
  • Pulse
  • Ventricular arrhythmia
  • Heart beat between 100 and 150 is called simple tachyarrhythmia
  • Heart beat between 150 and 200 is called paroxysmal tachyarrhythmia
  • Heart beat between 250 and 350 is called flutter (Atrial or Ventricular)
  • Heart beat over 350 is called fibrillation
  • Taquicardia o taquiarritmia
  • Taquiarritmia supraventricular
  • Arritmia sinusal
  • Arritmia auricular
  • Junctional arritmia o arritmia nodal
  • Latidos por minuto (LPM)
  • Pulso
  • Arritmia ventricular
  • Latido del corazón entre 100 y 150 LPM se llama sencilla taquiarritmia
  • Latido del corazón entre 150 y 200 LPM se llama taquiarritmia paroxística
  • Latido del corazón entre 250 y 350 LPM se llama aleteo ( auricular o ventricular )
  • Latido del corazón más de 350 LPM se llama fibrilación

nodal re-entrant tachycardia

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Written by on June 3, 2018