What is an arrhythmia?
Most people who have heart problems know what an arrhythmia is. In this article we will consider the meaning of this medical term.
Arrhythmia is ...
The pathological condition of the heart, whichis expressed in violation of the frequency and rhythm of the body. That is, it is any rhythm of the heart, which at least somehow differs from the normal sinus rhythm. Arrhythmia leads to violations of normal contractile activity of the heart. This, in turn, can lead to very serious complications.
As reasons for this phenomenon, there are:
- Cardiac causes;
- Effects of drugs;
- Electrolyte disturbances;
- Exposure to toxic substances;
- Idiopathic factors.
More details of the development of this disorder are described in the article of our site. Reasons for arrhythmia.
There are many varieties of heart rhythm disturbances. Each of them requires a special approach. In the article How to treat the heart, some strategies for treating such diseases are described.
Arrhythmia in the art
In addition to the usual for all physicians andpatients-cores understanding of the term "arrhythmia" as a heart disease, there is another meaning of the word. In art, under arrhythmia is understood the reception of the organization of a work of art, in which there is a rejection of regularly recurring forms.