Antitachycardia pacing: which patients and which methods?

Abstract

This article is a review on the value of antitachycardia pacing in patients with implantable cardiac-defibrillators (ICD). Antitachycardia pacing is highly effective in terminating monomorphic ventricular tachycardias, with a success rate of 80-90%. Which algorithm is used for termination seems to be of less importance, with respect to both efficacy and… (More)

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