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Phase 2 Wide Tach

Wide Complex Tachycardia

For witnessed /monitored V Tach try having the Pt. Cough
Amiodarone Drip ? 150mg in 50 ml NS= 50 gtts/min with 10gtts/ml set = 150mg over 10 min
Astable Pt. with wide complex tachycardia should be given a ______ drip . No bolus should be given Amiodarone 150mg/10min
If a bolus of ______ has been given a maintenance drip should NOT be given . Use a drip when conversion occurs without an initial bolus Amiodarone
AICD : ___ drip may be administered provided that 6 or more Wide complexs are witnessed and the Pt. converts . If a AICD fires and the complexes were not witnessed DO NOT admin ____ drip Amiodarone
Pre med for synch cardiovert Versed Dose 2mg IV q 3-5 min Max 10mg Contraindicated if SBP under 100mmHg
Synch Cardiovert Wide Complex Levels 100J,200J,300J,360J
Synch Cardiovert Afib Levels 100J,200J,300J,360J
If delays in synchronization occur and clinical condition is critical proceed immediatly to Unsynchronized defibrillation
Created by: patrickbilly91