Chapter 12. The Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

  1. Zainul Abedin MD, FRCP (C), FHRS and
  2. Robert Conner RN

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692561.ch12

ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach

ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach

How to Cite

Abedin, Z. and Conner, R. (2008) The Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, in ECG Interpretation: The Self-Assessment Approach, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692561.ch12

Author Information

  1. Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, Adjunct Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas at El Paso

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167499

Online ISBN: 9780470692561

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Keywords:

  • electrical separation;
  • accessory pathways;
  • cardiac defects;
  • arrhythmias;
  • atrioventricular node

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Mechanism and Incidence of Tachyarrhythmias

  • Localization of the Accessory Pathway

  • Risk Stratification

  • Mahaim (atriofascicular) Tachycardia