Catheter ablation of accessory pathways in children.


The efficacy and safety of catheter ablation of accessory pathways (AP) was studied in 79 children (age, 4-16 years), using DC shocks (n = 25) or radiofrequency energy (n = 54). All patients had documented arrhythmias including ventricular fibrillation in four. Organic heart disease was present in four patients. AP locations were left lateral (n = 36… (More)


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@article{Haissaguerre1994CatheterAO, title={Catheter ablation of accessory pathways in children.}, author={Michel Haissaguerre and V. Puel and Soad Bekheit and Bryn Fisher and Jean-François Dartigues and Peter Egloff and P H Le M{\'e}tayer and Jacques Cl{\'e}menty and J. F. Warin}, journal={European heart journal}, year={1994}, volume={15 2}, pages={200-5} }