Chapter 19. Catheter Ablation of Stable Ventricular Tachycardia After Myocardial Infarction

  1. David J. Wilber MD,
  2. Douglas L. Packer MD and
  3. William G. Stevenson MD
  1. William G. Stevenson

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696279.ch19

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

Stevenson, W. G. (2007) Catheter Ablation of Stable Ventricular Tachycardia After Myocardial Infarction, 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.ch19

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:

  • catheter ablation;
  • ventricular tachycardia;
  • myocardial infarction;
  • pre-ablation assessment;
  • electrophysiologic assessment

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Infarct-Related VT Circuits

  • Pre-Ablation Assessment

  • Initial Electrophysiologic Assessment

  • QRS Morphology

  • Catheter Mapping

  • Ablation Lesion Placement and Assessing the Effects of Ablation

  • Intramural and Epicardial Reentry Circuits

  • Outcomes of Ablation for Mappable VT After Myocardial Infarction

  • Complications

  • Summary

  • References