A 35-year-old member asked:
Can adenosine be used on a patient with wolffe parkinson white wpw syndrome?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
No: Adenosine should not be used in wpw. It can block the electrical transmission in the normal pathways of the heart which can exacerbate wpw.
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Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Wpw: Adenosine can be used safely to convert svt
870 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 28, 2016
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