Implanted defibrillators in trouble: initial device misclassification leads to correct diagnosis-a case series.

Abstract

Aims Supraventricular tachycardia, mistakenly diagnosed as ventricular tachycardia, may lead to inappropriate ICD therapy. Inappropriate ICD therapy associates with increased morbidity and mortality. A reduction of inappropriate therapy is therefore desired. Methods and results We present three different cases that beautifully illustrate the diagnostic… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/europace/euw082

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