The implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD), an electric device which includes a pacemaker, has undergone revolutionary changes. Although the device initially was developed only to defibrillate patients with ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation, who did not respond to antiarrhythmic drug therapy, all current models are able to provide defibrillation, low-energy cardioversion, antitachycardia pacing for ventricular tachycardia termination, and bradycardia pacing backup.
In this second edition of Veterinary Emergency Medicine Secrets we have updated the chapters
from the first edition and added some new chapters based on new interests and involvement
of emergency veterinarians. This question-and-answer format continues to be a useful means of
offering information about veterinary emergency medicine. The stimuli for new questions and
answers have come from readers of the first edition, students in the arena of emergency and critical
care medicine, veterinary nurses and technicians, and chapter authors.
Tuyển tập các báo cáo nghiên cứu về y học được đăng trên tạp chí y học quốc tế cung cấp cho các bạn kiến thức về ngành y đề tài: Survival after prolonged resuscitation with 99 defibrillations due to Torsade De Pointes cardiac electrical storm: a case report