Long QTc During Methadone Maintenance: Contributors and Interventions Over 4 Years.

@article{Westermeyer2017LongQD,
  title={Long QTc During Methadone Maintenance: Contributors and Interventions Over 4 Years.},
  author={Joseph Westermeyer and Paul D. Thuras and Gihyun Yoon and Tegan M Batres-Y-Carr},
  journal={The Journal of nervous and mental disease},
  year={2017},
  volume={205 12},
  pages={925-930}
}
Our goal consisted of describing the 4-year prevalence, contributors, and interventions for long QTc's in methadone maintenance treatment. Cardiologists' diagnosis of long QTc defined case-ness in 62 patients. Long QTc categories, drawn from epidemiological reports, encompassed 440 to 469 (borderline), 470 to 499 (moderate), and 500+ milliseconds (severe… CONTINUE READING