6. The Electrophysiology Study in the Evaluation of Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias

  1. Richard N. Fogoros

Published Online: 16 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118399613.ch6

Electrophysiologic Testing, Fifth Edition

Electrophysiologic Testing, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Fogoros, R. N. (2012) The Electrophysiology Study in the Evaluation of Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias, in Electrophysiologic Testing, Fifth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118399613.ch6

Author Information

  1. Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 29 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470674239

Online ISBN: 9781118399613

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Keywords:

  • electrophysiology, in supraventricular tachyarrhythmia evaluation;
  • electrophysiology, revolutionizing our understanding of supraventricular;
  • automatic supraventricular tachyarrhythmias;
  • AV nodal reentrant tachycardia, type of reentrant supraventricular tachycardia;
  • reentrant supraventricular tachyarrhythmias;
  • supraventricular tachyarrhythmia evaluation;
  • AV nodal reentrant tachycardia, most common as PAT;
  • AV nodal reentry mechanism;
  • mechanism of macroreentrant supraventricular tachycardia;
  • multiple bypass tracts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General classification of supraventricular tachyarrhythmias

  • General outline of the electrophysiology study in reentrant supraventricular tachyarrhythmias

  • The electrophysiology study in AV nodal reentrant tachycardia

  • Bypass tract-mediated supraventricular tachyarrhythmias

  • The electrophysiology study in intraatrial reentry

  • The electrophysiology study in SA nodal reentry

  • The electrophysiology study in atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation

  • Evaluation of patients with supraventricular tachyarrhythmias—when is electrophysiologic testing necessary?