Ventricular Fibrillation treatments
Ventricular Fibrillation

Treatments could include:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • External ventricular defibrillation (procedure)
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Treatment of Underlying Disorders
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Cardioversion
  • Direct Current Defibrillation
  • Implantation of Automatic Cardiac Defibrillator
  • CPR, done within the first 6 minutes of the heart stopping, will keep someone alive until medical help arrives. It can be done by a trained layperson by performing external chest compression and rescue breathing to keep blood and oxygen flowing th...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is an emergency procedure used to provide breathing and blood circulation for someone experiencing cardiac arrest. There are different CPR procedures for adults and children; this article describes CPR for adult...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cardioversion is a procedure that can correct an irregular heart rhythm. An irregular heartbeat is also known as an arrhythmia. An arrhythmia occurs when the electrical impulses that direct your heart to beat aren't firing properly. This causes th...
    Source:HLCMS
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