Sotalol and a broken heart.

Abstract

An 82-year-old woman with persistent atrial fibrillation underwent successful electrical cardioversion and was begun on sotalol. After 3 days of in-hospital observation she had only mild lengthening of the QT interval. Two weeks later in clinic, the day after her husband's unexpected death, she was noted to have profound QT interval prolongation. Although… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8167.2009.01520.x

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@article{Friedman2010SotalolAA, title={Sotalol and a broken heart.}, author={Peter L. Friedman and Sarah L Montgomery and Nicholas Matas}, journal={Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology}, year={2010}, volume={21 2}, pages={207-10} }