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Cases Journal

, 2:47

First Online: 13 January 2009Received: 13 October 2008Accepted: 13 January 2009DOI: 10.1186-1757-1626-2-47

Cite this article as: Mukerji, S., Aloka, F. & Khasnis, A. Cases Journal 2009 2: 47. doi:10.1186-1757-1626-2-47


Wide complex tachycardias are a commonly encountered entity in coronary care units, intensive care units and emergency departments. Though, these arrhythmias are potentially fatal, they need to recognized first and treated appropriately. Associated physical signs are helpful in this. We present a case of a 54-year-old-female who recently underwent placement of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator for cardiomyopathy and developed tachycardia.

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Author: Siddharth Mukerji - Feras Aloka - Atul Khasnis


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