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Atrial Tachycardia

  • Marc Gertsch


Atrial tachycardias are not frequent if atrial fibrillation (Chapter 21) and atrial flutter (Chapter 20) are excluded. The types of atrial tachycardia differ with respect to morphology of the p wave, atrial rate, atrioventricular conduction, duration of the arrhythmia, hemodynamic consequences, electrophysiologic mechanisms, and etiology.


Catheter Ablation Atrial Flutter Atrial Tachycardia Hypertensive Heart Disease Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marc Gertsch
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  1. 1.Department of Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center BernUniversity Clinic InselspitalBernSwitzerland

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