Radiofrequency catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia.

  title={Radiofrequency catheter ablation for ventricular tachycardia.},
  author={Haris M Haqqani and Kurt C. Roberts-Thomson},
  journal={Heart, lung & circulation},
  volume={21 6-7},
The management of ventricular tachycardia (VT) has evolved considerably in recent times. The majority of patients with VT have structural heart disease and often implantable defibrillators. Implantable defibrillators can terminate ventricular arrhythmias and prevent sudden death but do not prevent these arrhythmias from occurring. Ventricular tachycardia may also occur in patients without structural heart disease and although these patients generally have a benign prognosis, the symptoms can be… CONTINUE READING