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Long QT syndrome: Dangerous delay

Foran, Catherine K. RN, CCRN, MSN

doi: 10.1097/
Department: Heart Beats

By understanding what causes long QT syndrome and how to manage it, you may be able to help your patient avoid the potentially lethal complications of this condition.

Catherine K. Foran is a clinical advanced practice nurse in the intensive care unit at Virtua Health in Voorhees, N.J.

© 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.