Information About Abnormal Heart Rhythm

(also known as Arrhythmia, Irregular Heart Beat, Cardiac Arrhythmia)

Abnormal heart rhythms occur when the heart's electrical system doesn't function properly or when there is an extra electrical connection or abnormal electrical focus in the heart. When the heart beats too fast, the condition is called tachycardia. When it beats too slow, it is called bradycardia.

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