Chapter 11. Diagnosis and Ablation of Typical and Reverse Typical (Type 1) Atrial Flutter

  1. David J. Wilber MD,
  2. Douglas L. Packer MD and
  3. William G. Stevenson MD
  1. Gregory K. Feld,
  2. Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green and
  3. Sanjiv Narayan

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696279.ch11

Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications, Third Edition

Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications, Third Edition

How to Cite

Feld, G. K., Birgersdotter-Green, U. and Narayan, S. (2007) Diagnosis and Ablation of Typical and Reverse Typical (Type 1) Atrial Flutter, in Catheter Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias: Basic Concepts and Clinical Applications, Third Edition (eds D. J. Wilber, D. L. Packer and W. G. Stevenson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696279.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405131179

Online ISBN: 9780470696279

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Keywords:

  • atrial flutter;
  • atrial macroreentry;
  • electrophysiologic mechanisms;
  • cranial-to-caudal wavefront;
  • electrocardiography

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definition of Atrial Flutter Terminology

  • Electrophysiologic Mechanisms of Type 1 Atrial Flutter

  • Diagnosis of Type 1 Atrial Flutter

  • Catheter Ablation of Type 1 Atrial Flutter

  • Computerized Three-Dimensional Mapping in Diagnosis and Ablation of Type 1 Atrial Flutter

  • New Energy Sources for Ablation of Type 1 Atrial Flutter

  • Summary

  • References