Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm Questions & Answers

Updated: Dec 21, 2016
  • Author: Nayereh G Pezeshkian, MD; Chief Editor: Jeffrey N Rottman, MD  more...
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Questions & Answers

Overview

What is accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is the pathophysiology of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is the role of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR) in the pathophysiology of acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)?

What is the prevalence of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR) in the US?

What is the global prevalence of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Which patient groups have the highest prevalence of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is the prognosis of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is the mortality and morbidity associated with accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What are the possible complications of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is included in patient education about accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Presentation

Which clinical history findings are characteristic of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Which physical findings are characteristic of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What causes accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

DDX

Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Which findings on ECG are characteristic of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

How is accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR) differentiated from other heart rhythms?

What are the differential diagnoses for Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm?

Workup

What is the role of lab tests in the workup of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

What is the role of ECG in the workup of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Treatment

How is accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR) treated?

Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Which dietary modifications are used in the treatment of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Which activity modifications are used in the treatment of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

How is accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR) prevented?

What is included in long-term monitoring of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Medications

What is the role of medications in the treatment of accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR)?

Which medications in the drug class Anticholinergics are used in the treatment of Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm?