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What does V-Tach stand for?

V-Tach stands for Ventricular Tachycardia (also seen as VT; cardiology)

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Although often confused with a heart attack, cardiac arrest means simply that the heart has stopped beating after developing ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation, two types of arrhythmias.
The published primary results showed that treatment with azimilide resulted in relative risk reduction of 47%-57% in the combined end point of total all-cause shocks and symptomatic ventricular tachycardia terminated by antitachycardia pacing (Circulation 2004;110:3646-54).