Arrhythmias during removal of pulmonary artery catheters

W. Johnston, R. Royster, W. Beamer, D. Prough

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We conclude that ventricular arrhythmias, including VT, can occur while removing pulmonary artery catheters. Although there was no associated morbidity, we recommend removing the catheter under continuous ECG monitoring.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)296
Number of pages1
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1984
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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