[Answer] The emergency department team is providing care to a patient who is experiencing ventricular tachycardia. The patient’s serum electrolyte levels are a contributing cause of the patient’s current condition. Which electrolyte imbalance(s) would most likely be involved?

Answer: Although ventricular tachycardia usually occurs in the presence of heart disease or damage electrolyte derangements including hypocalcemia hypomagnesemia and hypokalemia can also be involved.
The emergency department team is providing care to a patient who is experiencing ventricular tachycardia. The patient’s serum electrolyte…

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