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Determinants of tachycardia recurrences after radiofrequency ablation of idiopathic ventricular tachycardia.
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PMID:  9485145     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Clinical and electrophysiologic parameters were analyzed to define the factors potentially related to tachycardia recurrences in 79 patients undergoing successful radiofrequency ablation of idiopathic right or left ventricular tachycardia. It was found that the endocardial activation time at the successful ablation site was the only independent predictor of tachycardia recurrences.
M S Wen; Y Taniguchi; S J Yeh; C C Wang; F C Lin; D Wu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of cardiology     Volume:  81     ISSN:  0002-9149     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Cardiol.     Publication Date:  1998 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-03-04     Completed Date:  1998-03-04     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0207277     Medline TA:  Am J Cardiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  500-3     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China.
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Catheter Ablation*
Follow-Up Studies
Middle Aged
Tachycardia, Ventricular / physiopathology,  surgery*
Treatment Failure

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