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The value of defibrillator far-field electrograms for ablation of idiopathic ventricular fibrillation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22041886     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report a case of idiopathic ventricular fibrillation treated by catheter ablation of the monomorphic initiating premature beat. The initiating focus was identified using intacardiac defibrillator electrograms (EGMs).
Authors:
Binu Philips; Christine Tompkins; Ronald D Berger; Saman Nazarian
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-10-31
Journal Detail:
Title:  Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology     Volume:  14     ISSN:  1532-2092     ISO Abbreviation:  Europace     Publication Date:  2012 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-03-28     Completed Date:  2012-08-07     Revised Date:  2013-06-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100883649     Medline TA:  Europace     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  607-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Cardiology/Cardiac Arrhythmia, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Catheter Ablation / methods*
Defibrillators, Implantable*
Electrocardiography / methods*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Treatment Outcome
Ventricular Fibrillation / complications,  diagnosis*,  surgery*
Ventricular Premature Complexes / complications,  diagnosis*,  prevention & control*
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