ⓘ Tachycardia

                                     

ⓘ Tachycardia

Tachycardia, also called tachyarrhythmia, is a heart rate that exceeds the normal resting rate. In general, a resting heart rate over 100 beats per minute is accepted as tachycardia in adults. Heart rates above the resting rate may be normal or abnormal.

                                     
  • Ventricular tachycardia V - tach or VT is a type of regular, fast heart rate that arises from improper electrical activity in the ventricles of the heart
  • Atrial tachycardia is a type of heart rhythm problem in which the heart s electrical impulse comes from an ectopic pacemaker that is, an abnormally located
  • Sinus tachycardia also colloquially known as sinus tach or sinus tachy is an elevated sinus rhythm characterized by an increase in the rate of electrical
  • Supraventricular tachycardia SVT is an abnormally fast heart rhythm arising from improper electrical activity in the upper part of the heart. There
  • Junctional ectopic tachycardia JET is a rare syndrome of the heart that manifests in patients recovering from heart surgery. It is characterized by
  • Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome POTS is a condition in which a change from lying to standing causes an abnormally large increase in heart
  • Multifocal or multiform atrial tachycardia MAT is an abnormal heart rhythm, specifically a type of supraventricular tachycardia that is particularly common
  • Paroxysmal tachycardia is a form of tachycardia which begins and ends in an acute or paroxysmal manner. It is also known as Bouveret - Hoffmann syndrome
  • Atrioventricular reentrant tachycardia AVRT or atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia is a type of abnormal fast heart rhythm and is classified