Chapter 8. Focal Atrial Tachycardiasc

  1. David J. Wilber MD,
  2. Douglas L. Packer MD and
  3. William G. Stevenson MD
  1. Satoshi Higa,
  2. Ching-Tai Tai and
  3. Shih-Ann Chen

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696279.ch8

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

Higa, S., Tai, C.-T. and Chen, S.-A. (2007) Focal Atrial Tachycardiasc, 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.ch8

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:

  • focal atrial tachycardia;
  • electrophysiological characteristics;
  • electrical stimulation;
  • pharmacological responses;
  • diagnostic criteria

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Clinical Characteristics

  • Electrophysiological Characteristics

  • Diagnostic Criteria

  • Common Sites of Origin of Focal Atrial Tachycardia

  • Mapping Methods

  • Ablation Techniques

  • Conclusions

  • References