Journal Article

Delayed termination of ventricular tachycardia after cardioversion

Martin K. Stiles, Dennis H. Lau, Glenn D. Young and Prashanthan Sanders

in EP Europace

Published on behalf of European Heart Rhythm Association of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

Volume 9, issue 9, pages 730-731
Published in print September 2007 | ISSN: 1099-5129
Published online July 2007 | e-ISSN: 1532-2092 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/eum136
Delayed termination of ventricular tachycardia after cardioversion

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Both anti-tachycardia pacing and cardioversion via an implantable cardioverter defibrillator are effective therapies for ventricular tachycardia (VT). We report a case of VT where cardioversion resulted in delayed termination of tachycardia. Potential mechanisms for this observation are discussed.

Journal Article.  459 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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