Summary of Asthma
Flashcards on Asthma
(Extrinsic/Intrinsic) asthma is typically caused by allergens or environmental antigens.
Questions on Asthma
A 54-year-old woman comes to the emergency department because of shortness of breath for 6 hours. Her medical history includes severe, poorly-controlled asthma. After initial assessment, it is decided to treat the patient with high-dose continuously aerosolised albuterol. During this treatment, and ECG is performed and an arrhythmia noted. Vagal maneuvers are performed, which result in no changes to the rhythm. Which of the following best describes the rhythm?