Citation: Journal of Intensive Care Medicine. :885066620912701, 2020 Jul 24.Journal: Journal of intensive care medicine.Published: ; 2020ISSN: 0885-0666.Full author list: Senaratne JM; Sandhu R; Barnett CF; Grunau B; Wong GC; van Diepen S.UI/PMID: 32705919.Subject(s): IN PROCESS -- NOT YET INDEXEDInstitution(s): MedStar Heart & Vascular InstituteActivity type: Journal Article.Medline article type(s): Journal ArticleDigital Object Identifier: https://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0885066620912701 (Click here)Abbreviated citation: J Intensive Care Med. :885066620912701, 2020 Jul 24.Abstract: Arrhythmias are commonly encountered in the intensive care unit as a primary admitting diagnosis or secondary to an acute illness. Appropriate identification and treatment of ventricular arrhythmias in this setting are particularly important to reduce morbidity and mortality. This review highlights the epidemiology, mechanisms, electrocardiographic features, and treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.