Atrial Flutter & Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial Flutter & Atrial Fibrillation

Matters of the Heart: Atrial Fibrillation (Afib) and Atrial Flutter (AFlutter). Disclaimer: This material should be used to supplement your understanding of the cardiovascular system. Any use of the information given in this post series is at your own risk and should...
How to administer Adenosine in SVT

How to administer Adenosine in SVT

Adenosine is a Class V Antiarrhythmic Agent used to treat Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT). This drug has a VERY short half-life and must be administered in a particular way to work effectively. What is Adenosine? Let’s go back to our Organic Chemistry days....