Ventricular Arrhythmias

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DeEP Mapping: Elucidating the Functional VT Substrate

Abhishek Bhaskaran, John Fitzgerald, Nicholas Jackson, et al

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Sudden Cardiac Death in Chagas Disease

Roberto Keegan, Cynthia Yeung, Adrian Baranchuk,

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Cardiac Arrhythmias

Antoni Martínez-Rubio, Soledad Ascoeta, Fadwa Taibi, et al

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Impact of Electrode Design on Substrate Mapping

Benjamin Berte, Katja Zeppenfeld, Roderick Tung,

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Non-invasive Stereotactic Radioablation

Chen Wei, Pierre Qian, Usha B Tedrow, et al

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Multimodality Imaging to Guide Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation

Ling Kuo, Jackson J Liang, Saman Nazarian, et al

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Idiopathic Left Ventricular Tachycardia

Hongwu Chen, Kit Chan, Sunny S Po, et al

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Unmasking Adenosine

Gareth DK Matthews, Andrew Grace,

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Ischaemic and Non-ischaemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Tom Nelson, Pankaj Garg, Richard H Clayton, et al

About

Ventricular arrhythmia encompasses a wide spectrum of abnormal cardiac rhythms, from single premature ventricular complexes to sustained monomorphic ventricular tachycardia (VT), polymorphic VT and ventricular fibrillation. Sustained ventricular arrhythmias are the most common cause of sudden cardiac death.

People with VT and structural heart disease are often managed with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Pharmacological therapy for VT has limited efficacy and is associated with a high incidence of adverse effects. Radiofrequency catheter ablation is useful for controlling recurrent episodes of monomorphic VT; however, research is needed to define the role of catheter ablation in the treatment of other ventricular arrhythmias.

Related Articles

Articles

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DeEP Mapping: Elucidating the Functional VT Substrate

Published: - Abhishek Bhaskaran, John Fitzgerald, Nicholas Jackson,

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2020;9(4):211–8.

Sudden Cardiac Death in Chagas Disease

Published: - Roberto Keegan, Cynthia Yeung, Adrian Baranchuk,

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2020;9(4):175–81.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Cardiac Arrhythmias

Published: - Antoni Martínez-Rubio, Soledad Ascoeta, Fadwa Taibi,

Citation: European Cardiology Review 2020;15:e66.

Impact of Electrode Design on Substrate Mapping

Published: - Benjamin Berte, Katja Zeppenfeld, Roderick Tung,

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2020;9(3):128–35.