Here are the TWITTER Questions/Answers to my Super Bowl questions in case my Panther FANs experienced these physical symptoms! Excellent history with a complete review of symptoms and an excellent physical exam makes the finest Health Care Provider!
Twitter Question #1
What Are the Signs and Symptoms of an Arrhythmia?
Many arrhythmias cause no signs or symptoms. When signs or symptoms are present, the most common ones are:
Twitter Question #2
Who Is at Risk for an Arrhythmia?
Arrhythmias are very common in older adults. Atrial fibrillation (a common type of arrhythmia that can cause problems) affects millions of people, and the number is rising.
Most serious arrhythmias affect people older than 60. This is because older adults are more likely to have heart disease and other health problems that can lead to arrhythmias.
Older adults also tend to be more sensitive to the side effects of medicines, some of which can cause arrhythmias. Some medicines used to treat arrhythmias can even cause arrhythmias as a side effect.
Some types of arrhythmia happen more often in children and young adults. Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), including Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, is more common in young people. PSVT is a fast heart rate that begins and ends suddenly.
Major Risk FactorsArrhythmias are more common in people who have diseases or conditions that weaken the heart, such as:
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