Sudden Cardiac Death and Disorders of the QT Interval: Anesthetic Implications and Focus on Perioperative Management

Harish Ramakrishna, Meabh O'Hare, Farouk Mookadam, Jacob T. Gutsche, Ronak Shah, John G T Augoustides

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13 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1723-1733
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1 2015
Externally publishedYes


  • amiodarone
  • automated implanted cardiac defibrillator
  • Bazett formula
  • beta-blockers
  • Brugada syndrome
  • cardiac ion channelopathy
  • long QT syndrome
  • magnesium
  • pacemaker
  • QT interval
  • quinidine
  • short QT syndrome
  • sotalol
  • torsades de pointes
  • transmural repolarization
  • voltage-gated sodium channel

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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