Short AV Response to Atrial Extrastimuli During Narrow Complex Tachycardia: What is the Mechanism?

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  • KURT C. ROBERTS-THOMSON M.B.B.S., Ph.D.,

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • JENS SEILER M.D.,

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • DANIEL STEVEN M.D.,

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • KEIICHI INADA M.D.,

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • ROY JOHN M.D.,

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • GREGORY MICHAUD M.D.,

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • WILLIAM G. STEVENSON M.D.

    1. Cardiac Arrhythmia Division, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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  • J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol, Vol. 20, pp. 946–948, August 2009.

  • Dr. Roberts-Thomson is the recipient of an Overseas Based Clinical Research Fellowship from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia (NHMRC grant ID 489419). Dr. Seiler is the recipient of a research grant from St. Jude Medical. Dr. Steven is the recipient of a research grant from Biosense Webster. Dr. Stevenson reports receiving consultancy fees from Biosense Webster and speaking honoraria from Medtronic, Boston Scientific, and St. Jude Medical. Dr. Michaud reports having received consultancy fees from St. Jude Medical and Biosense Webster and speaking honoraria from St. Jude Medical, Boston Scientific, and Medtronic.

  • Section Editor: George J. Klein, M.D.

Address for correspondence: William G. Stevenson, Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston 02115, MA, USA. Fax: +1-857-307-1944; E-mail: wstevenson@partners.org

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