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Ablation par cathéter

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Cardiology 6.2. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
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La présente brochure décrit à quoi vous attendre avant, durant et après votre ablation par cathéter. Elle explique l’ablation par cathéter, le fonctionnement du cœur et la préparation pour l’intervention. On y traite de ce qui se passe à l’admission, au laboratoire d’électrophysiologie (EP) et après l’ablation. On fournit aussi des réponses aux questions courantes. Enfin, la présente brochure explique quoi faire en cas de saignement au point d’insertion et précise quand communiquer avec votre m…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Cardiology 6.2
Alternate Title
Catheter ablation
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (17 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Catheter Ablation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Subjects (LCSH)
Catheter ablation
Arrhythmia--Treatment
Specialty
Cardiovascular System
Abstract
La présente brochure décrit à quoi vous attendre avant, durant et après votre ablation par cathéter. Elle explique l’ablation par cathéter, le fonctionnement du cœur et la préparation pour l’intervention. On y traite de ce qui se passe à l’admission, au laboratoire d’électrophysiologie (EP) et après l’ablation. On fournit aussi des réponses aux questions courantes. Enfin, la présente brochure explique quoi faire en cas de saignement au point d’insertion et précise quand communiquer avec votre médecin de famille ou vous rendre au service des urgences le plus près.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Catheter Ablation" pamphlet 0636. This pamphlet describes what to expect before, during, and after catheter ablation. This pamphlet explains catheter ablation, how the heart works, and how to get ready for the procedure. The pamphlet outlines what will happen during hospital admission, in the EP lab, and after the ablation. Answers to common questions you may have are provided. Finally, the pamphlet explains what to do if you start to bleed at the puncture site(s), and when you should contact your family doctor or go to the nearest Emergency Department.
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Antiarrhythmic Drugs

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Antoni Martínez-Rubio, Juan Tamargo, Gheorghe- Andrei Dan, editors. --Cham: Springer , c2020.
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This volume reviews current and potential future therapies for arrhythmias. It is a highly practical guide for the use of pharmaceuticals in the management of the discipline, and has been written in a simple quick-access format. Antiarrhythmic Drugs builds on the current understanding of pathophysiological mechanisms and insights gained from previous studies of therapeutic interventions. It is designed to establish the baseline level of knowledge that a cardiovascular professional needs to know…
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Martínez-Rubio, Antoni
Tamargo, Juan
Dan, Gheorghe- Andrei
Responsibility
Antoni Martínez-Rubio, Juan Tamargo, Gheorghe- Andrei Dan, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (viii, 428 p.) : 35 illus., 29 illus. in color
Series Title
Current cardiovascular therapy
ISBN
9783030348939
9783030348915 (Print ed.)
9783030348922 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - drug therapy
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents - therapeutic use
Specialty
Cardiology
Pharmacology
Abstract
This volume reviews current and potential future therapies for arrhythmias. It is a highly practical guide for the use of pharmaceuticals in the management of the discipline, and has been written in a simple quick-access format. Antiarrhythmic Drugs builds on the current understanding of pathophysiological mechanisms and insights gained from previous studies of therapeutic interventions. It is designed to establish the baseline level of knowledge that a cardiovascular professional needs to know on a day-to-day basis.
Contents
1. Mechanisms of Cardiac Arrhythmias -- 2. Class I Antiarrhythmic Drugs: Na+ Channel Blockers -- 3. Class III Antiarrhythmic Drugs -- 4. Beta-blockers as Antiarrhythmic Agents -- 5. Modulation of Calcium Handling: Calcium-Channel Modulators -- 6. Other Antiarrhythmic Drugs -- 7. Antiarrhythmic Properties of Non-Antiarrhythmic Drugs in Atrial Fibrillation: Upstream Therapy -- 8. Clinical Significance and Management of Arrhythmias.
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Arrhythmia essentials

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Brian Olshansky, Mina K. Chung, Steven M. Pogwizd, Nora Goldschlager. (2nd ed.) --Philadelpha, PA: Elsevier , c2017.
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Concise, compact, fully-illustrated and easy to read, Arrhythmia Essentials, 2nd Edition provides detailed, practical information on recognizing and treating heart rhythm disturbances for clinicians with any level of expertise. The author team, led by renowned authority in cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Brian Olshansky, guides you skillfully through the different types of arrhythmias and how they present on ECGs. You’ll find specific examples of each arrhythmia, numerous algorithms to facilita…
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Olshansky, Brian
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Brian Olshansky, Mina K. Chung, Steven M. Pogwizd, Nora Goldschlager.
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelpha, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2017
Physical Description
1 online resource, 432 p.
ISBN
9780323399685
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Abstract
Concise, compact, fully-illustrated and easy to read, Arrhythmia Essentials, 2nd Edition provides detailed, practical information on recognizing and treating heart rhythm disturbances for clinicians with any level of expertise. The author team, led by renowned authority in cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Brian Olshansky, guides you skillfully through the different types of arrhythmias and how they present on ECGs. You’ll find specific examples of each arrhythmia, numerous algorithms to facilitate an approach to arrhythmia diagnosis and management, updates on medical therapy, and indications for implantable rhythm management devices and ablation - all in a convenient, softcover volume that’s perfect for on-the-go reference.
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Arrhythmia Induction in the EP Lab

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Gabriel Cismaru, editor. --Cham: Springer , 2019.
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This book focuses on how to induce clinical arrhythmias in the electrophysiology (EP) laboratory, a procedure that is indispensable for analyzing the underlying mechanisms, and identifying the most effective treatment of the arrhythmia. In the main part of the book, the authors share their own experiences with 13 different medications that can be injected or infused for arrhythmia induction – ranging from isoprenaline and atropine to ephedrine – all of which can be easily found in any cardiolog…
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Cismaru, Gabriel
Responsibility
Gabriel Cismaru, editor
Alternate Title
Arrhythmia induction in the electrophysiology lab
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2019
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 228 p.) : 138 illus., 131 illus. in color
ISBN
9783319927299
9783319927282 (Print ed.)
9783319927305 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - physiopathology
Heart Conduction System - drug effects
Pharmacologic Actions
Specialty
Cardiology
Pharmacology
Abstract
This book focuses on how to induce clinical arrhythmias in the electrophysiology (EP) laboratory, a procedure that is indispensable for analyzing the underlying mechanisms, and identifying the most effective treatment of the arrhythmia. In the main part of the book, the authors share their own experiences with 13 different medications that can be injected or infused for arrhythmia induction – ranging from isoprenaline and atropine to ephedrine – all of which can be easily found in any cardiology department. Each chapter begins with a description of the drug’s chemical structure and mechanism of actions, then illustrates the infusion preparation, dosage and side effects and lastly analyzes its electrophysiological properties and highlights the most important clinical studies on it. For each drug the authors list–in dedicated tables–administration protocols from their own hospital. This book is of interest to postgraduate students, cardiology residents, cardiologists and pediatric cardiologists with special interest in arrhythmias, as well as to trainees, technicians and nurses involved in the EP lab.
Contents
1. Introduction: Why Do We Need Arrhythmia Induction? -- 2. How to Induce Arrhythmias by Atrial and Ventricular Programmed Stimulation? -- 3. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Isoprenaline -- 4. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Orciprenaline -- 5. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Adrenaline -- 6. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Atropine -- 7. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Noradrenaline -- 8. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Dobutamine -- 9. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Dopamine -- 10. Adrenaline Versus Atropine for AVNRT Induction -- 11. Adrenaline Versus Isoprenaline for Arrhythmia Induction -- 12. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Salbutamol -- 13. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Caffeine? -- 14. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Adenosine? -- 15. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Aminophylline? -- 16. How to Induce Arrhythmias with Ephedrine? -- 17. Arrhythmias Induction and Energy Drinks -- 18. Ajmaline, Flecainide and Propafenone Can Induce Ventricular Fibrillation in Patients with Brugada Syndrome -- 19. Arrhythmia Induction in Children -- 20. Arrhythmia Induction During Transesophageal Electrophysiological Study -- 21. How to Induce Pacemaker-Mediated Tachycardia? -- 22. What to Do When Clinical Arrhythmia Is Uninducible?: Stepwise Approach.
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Arrhythmias in adult congenital heart disease : a case-based approach

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by Seshadri Balaji, Ravi Mandapati, Gary D. Webb. (1st ed.) --St. Louis, MI: Elsevier , c2019.
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Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Seshadri Balaji, Ravi Mandapati, and Gary Webb. This easy-to-read reference presents a case-based approach to this fascinating and complex field.
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Balaji, Seshadri
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by Seshadri Balaji, Ravi Mandapati, Gary D. Webb
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
St. Louis, MI
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2019
Physical Description
1 online resource, 200 p.
ISBN
9780323485685
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - surgery
Congenital Abnormalities
Subjects (LCSH)
Arrhythmia
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - surgery
Specialty
Cardiology
Abstract
Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Seshadri Balaji, Ravi Mandapati, and Gary Webb. This easy-to-read reference presents a case-based approach to this fascinating and complex field.
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Arrhythmias in children : a case-based approach

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by Vincent C. Thomas and Seshadri Balaji. --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2022.
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Pediatric arrhythmias present numerous challenges to pediatric cardiologists and other practitioners who see pediatric patients, including pediatricians, family physicians, emergency physicians, residents, fellows, and other clinicians. Arrhythmias in Children: A Case-Based Approach features practical methods for diagnosing and treating arrhythmias in these patients across all settings. Nearly three dozen real-world scenarios are presented, followed by a discussion of the diagnosis, clinical t…
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Thomas, Vincent C.
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by Vincent C. Thomas and Seshadri Balaji
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2022
Physical Description
1 online resource, 180 p.
ISBN
9780323779074
Subjects (MeSH)
Child
Heart Diseases
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - diagnostic imaging
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Heart
Specialty
Cardiology
Pediatrics
Abstract
Pediatric arrhythmias present numerous challenges to pediatric cardiologists and other practitioners who see pediatric patients, including pediatricians, family physicians, emergency physicians, residents, fellows, and other clinicians. Arrhythmias in Children: A Case-Based Approach features practical methods for diagnosing and treating arrhythmias in these patients across all settings. Nearly three dozen real-world scenarios are presented, followed by a discussion of the diagnosis, clinical thinking process involved, treatment options, expected outcomes, and how to manage anticipated and unanticipated outcomes.
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The Arrhythmic Patient in the Emergency Department : A Practical Guide for Cardiologists and Emergency Physicians

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Massimo Zecchin, Gianfranco Sinagra, editors. (1st ed.) --Cham: Springer , c2016.
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This book is a practical guide to the differential diagnosis and treatment of patients presenting in the Emergency Department with syncope or arrhythmias, including bradyarrhythmias, atrial fibrillation, narrow and wide QRS tachycardias. In addition, clear advice is provided on the management of patients with cardiac devices and possible dysfunction, electrical storm, or a requirement for urgent surgery. For each topic, a literature review of epidemiology, physiopathology, differential diagnosi…
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Zecchin, Massimo
Sinagra, Gianfranco
Responsibility
Massimo Zecchin, Gianfranco Sinagra, editors
Edition
1st ed.
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2016
Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 208 p. : 52 illus., 32 illus. in color)
ISBN
9783319243283
9783319243269 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - therapy
Emergency Medicine - methods
Emergency Service, Hospital
Abstract
This book is a practical guide to the differential diagnosis and treatment of patients presenting in the Emergency Department with syncope or arrhythmias, including bradyarrhythmias, atrial fibrillation, narrow and wide QRS tachycardias. In addition, clear advice is provided on the management of patients with cardiac devices and possible dysfunction, electrical storm, or a requirement for urgent surgery. For each topic, a literature review of epidemiology, physiopathology, differential diagnosis, and treatment is conducted. Furthermore, practical suggestions are offered for short-term management, e.g., regarding the decision on when and where to hospitalize the patient; these proposals do not replace but rather summarize or integrate the current guidelines.The book is designed both for emergency physicians and cardiologists, who will be the first to evaluate and treat patients with arrhythmias or potentially arrhythmic problems in the emergency setting. It will also be a useful textbook for students and residents in Cardiology and Emergency Medicine.
Contents
1 Introduction -- 2 Management of arrhythmic patients in ED: general principles -- 3 Syncope: first evaluation and management in ED -- 4 Bradyarrhythmias -- 5 Narrow QRS tachyarrhythmias -- 6 Atrial flutter and fibrillation -- 7 Wide QRS tachycardias -- 8 Acute management of arrhythmias in patients with known congenital heart disease and channelopathies -- 9 Acute management of patients with arrhythmias and non-cardiac diseases -- 10 Drug abuse and intoxication -- 11 Pacemaker malfunction; is it real? -- 12 Management of the electrical storm in patients with ICD -- 13 Emergency surgery and cardiac devices.
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Atrial fibrillation and catheter ablation

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Division of Cardiology, Halifax Infirmary. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
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Atrial fibrillation is when the chambers of the heart (the atria) fibrillate (quiver). This can cause a rapid, irregular heart rhythm. This pamphlet reviews the causes and treatment of this heart problem. Catheter ablation is a non-surgical procedure that may be used when medication is not controlling your heart rhythm or symptoms. This pamphlet reviews how catheter ablation is done, risks, what to expect after your procedure, activities to avoid, and signs and symptoms to watch for.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Division of Cardiology, Halifax Infirmary
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (11 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Atrial Fibrillation
Heart
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Subjects (LCSH)
Atrial fibrillation
Arrhythmia
Heart beat
Abstract
Atrial fibrillation is when the chambers of the heart (the atria) fibrillate (quiver). This can cause a rapid, irregular heart rhythm. This pamphlet reviews the causes and treatment of this heart problem. Catheter ablation is a non-surgical procedure that may be used when medication is not controlling your heart rhythm or symptoms. This pamphlet reviews how catheter ablation is done, risks, what to expect after your procedure, activities to avoid, and signs and symptoms to watch for.
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Cardiac Arrhythmias 2005 : Proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Cardiac Arrhythmias (Venice, 2-5 October 2005)

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edited by Antonio Raviele. --Milan: Springer-Verlag Italia , c2006.
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International Workshop on Cardiac Arrhythmias (9th : 2005 : Venice, Italy)
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edited by Antonio Raviele
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Italia
Date of Publication
c2006
ISBN
9788847003712
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, cardiac - congresses
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiology
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Cardiac arrhythmias : from basic mechanism to state-of-the-art management

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Ambrose S. Kibos, Bradley P. Knight, Vidal Essebag, Steven B. Fishberger, Mark Slevin, Ion C. Tintoiu, editors. --London: Springer , c2014.
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The past 50 years have witnessed the growth and evolution of clinical electrophysiology from a field whose goals were simply to understand of the mechanisms of arrhythmia to one of significant therapeutic impact. The development and refinement of implantable devices and catheter ablation have made non-pharmacological therapy a treatment of choice for most arrhythmias encountered in clinical practice. Cardiac Arrhythmias: From Basic Mechanism To State-of-the-Art Management provides an electrophy…
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Kibos, Ambrose S
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Ambrose S. Kibos, Bradley P. Knight, Vidal Essebag, Steven B. Fishberger, Mark Slevin, Ion C. Tintoiu, editors
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxiii, 678 pages)
ISBN
9781447153160 (electronic bk.)
9781447153153
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, cardiac
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Arrhythmia
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Abstract
The past 50 years have witnessed the growth and evolution of clinical electrophysiology from a field whose goals were simply to understand of the mechanisms of arrhythmia to one of significant therapeutic impact. The development and refinement of implantable devices and catheter ablation have made non-pharmacological therapy a treatment of choice for most arrhythmias encountered in clinical practice. Cardiac Arrhythmias: From Basic Mechanism To State-of-the-Art Management provides an electrophysiologic approach to arrhythmias predicated on the hypothesis that a better understanding of the mechanisms of arrhythmias will lead to more successful and rationally chosen therapy. It encompasses the anatomy of arrhythmias, diagnostic methods, comorbid diseases, and the treatment of all forms of cardiac arrhythmias. It discusses modern ablation and mapping techniques, while reviews the methodology required to define the mechanism and site of origin of arrhythmias, so that safe and effective therapy can be chosen. It will thus be of interest to all involved in the management of these patients, from clinical cardiac electrophysiologists themselves to clinical cardiologists, interventionalists, cardiac surgeons, emergency medicine physicians and researchers in basic cardiac science.
Contents
1. Anatomy and Physiology of the Atrioventricular Node: Basic Concepts -- 2. Anatomy and Physiology of the Atrioventricular Node: What Do We Know Today? -- 3. Molecular Basis of Arrhythmias Associated with the Cardiac Conduction System -- 4. Functional Anatomy in Arrhythmias and Vascular Support of the Conduction System -- 5. Autonomic Control of Cardiac Arrhythmia -- 6. Neural Mechanisms of Arrhythmia -- 7. Understanding the Genetic Basis of Atrial Fibrillation: Towards a Pharmacogenetic Approach for Arrhythmia Treatment -- 8. Importance of Isthmus Structure in the Right Atrium -- 9. Channelopathies and Heart Disease -- 10. Late Open Artery Hypothesis and Cardiac Electrical Stability -- 11. The Clinical Utility of 12-Lead Resting ECG in the Era of Ablation Strategies -- 12. Long-Term ECG (Holter) Monitoring and Head-Up Tilt Test -- 13. Echocardiography in Arrhythmias -- 14. Electrophysiologic Testing and Cardiac Mapping -- 15. How to Differentiate Between AVRT, AT, AVNRT, and Junctional Tachycardia Using the Baseline ECG and Intracardiac Tracings -- 16. Recognizing the Origin of Ventricular Premature Depolarization During Sinus Rhythm and During Non- sustained Tachycardia -- 17. Detection and Management of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Stroke or TIA in Clinical Practice -- 18. Ventricular Arrhythmias During Acute Myocardial Ischemia/Infarction: Mechanisms and Management -- 19. Arrhythmias and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy -- 20. Lai Tai, the Mysterious Death of Young Thai Men -- 21. Cardiac Arrest Arrhythmias -- 22. Electrical Storm: Recent Advances -- 23. Electrical Storm: Clinical Management -- 24. Cellular Pharmacology of Cardiac Automaticity and Conduction: Implications in Antiarrhythmic Drug Assessment -- 25. Biophysical and Molecular Targets -- 26. Proarrhythmia (Secondary) -- 27. Connexin-43 Expression: A Therapeutic Target for the Treatment of Ventricular Tachycardia -- 28. Biophysics of Modern Ablation Techniques and Their Limitations -- 29. Cardiac Imaging to Assist Complex Ablation Procedures -- 30. AVNRT Ablation: Significance of Anatomic Findings and Nodal Physiology -- 31. Mechanisms of Atrial Fibrillation -- 32. Importance of Left Atrial Imaging in Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation -- 33. Atrial Fibrillation Ablation: From Guidelines to Clinical Reality -- 34. Atrial Fibrillation: Should Cardiac Surgeons Be Consulted? -- 35. Atrial Arrhythmias After AF Ablation: Challenge for the Next Decade? -- 36. Cavotricuspid Isthmus Anatomy Particularities in Atrial Flutter Ablation -- 37. Location of Accessory Pathways in WPW: What and How Should We Ablate -- 38. VT Ablation Importance of Linear Lesions and Late Potentials -- 39. Programmed Stimulation During Mapping and Ablation of VT -- 40. Catheter Ablation in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease -- 41. Interventional Electrophysiology in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease -- 42. Epicardial Mapping and Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias -- 43. Robotic Ablation in Electrophysiology -- 44. Strategies for Restoring Cardiac Synchrony by Cardiac Pacing -- 45. Device Therapy for Bradycardias -- 46. Pacemaker Dependence After Atrioventricular Node Ablation -- 47. Pacing Site: From Theory to Practice -- 48. Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators in the Pediatric and Congenital Heart Population -- 49. Sensing Issues in CRT Devices -- 50. Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Do Benefits Justify the Costs and Are They Sustained Over the Long Term? -- 51. Complications of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIED) -- 52. Peri-device Implantation Anticoagulation Management: Evidence and Clinical Implications.
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Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing and Sudden Death

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Peter Kowey, Jonathan P. Piccini, Gerald Naccarelli, James A. Reiffel, editors. --Cham: Springer , 2017.
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This book provides up-to-date, user-friendly and comprehensive guidance on the evaluation, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. This ensures that that this title aids every trainee and practicising cardiologist, cardiac electrophysiologist, cardiac surgeon, vascular surgeon, diabetologist, cardiac radiologist and any physician who manages cardiac patients. Cardiovascular Medicine: Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing and Sudden Death covers every aspect of cardiac arrhyt…
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Kowey, Peter
Piccini, Jonathan P.
Naccarelli, Gerald
Reiffel, James A.
Responsibility
Peter Kowey, Jonathan P. Piccini, Gerald Naccarelli, James A. Reiffel, editors
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 306 pages) : 123 illus., 96 illus. in color
Series Title
Cardiovascular medicine
ISBN
9783319580005
9783319579986 (print ed.)
ISSN
2363-5053
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, cardiac
Cardiac pacing, artificial
Death, Sudden, Cardiac - prevention & control
Abstract
This book provides up-to-date, user-friendly and comprehensive guidance on the evaluation, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. This ensures that that this title aids every trainee and practicising cardiologist, cardiac electrophysiologist, cardiac surgeon, vascular surgeon, diabetologist, cardiac radiologist and any physician who manages cardiac patients. Cardiovascular Medicine: Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing and Sudden Death covers every aspect of cardiac arrhythmias, from cardiac signs and symptoms through imaging and the genetic basis for disease to surgery, interventions, treatment and preventive cardiology. This coverage is presented with consistent chapter organization, clear design, and engaging text that includes user-friendly features such as tables, lists and treatment boxes.
Contents
Basic Electrophysiology -- Pathophysiology of Atrial Fibrillation -- Genomics of cardiac arrhythmias -- Channelopathies: Clinical Presentation and Genetics -- Extended ECG monitoring -- Sudden Cardiac Death: Methods of Risk Prediction -- Electrophysiologic Testing and Cardiac Mapping -- Antiarrhythmic Drug Management of Atrial Fibrillation -- Anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation -- Cardiac pacemakers -- Implantable and Wearable Defibrillator Therapy -- Atrial Fibrillation Ablation -- Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation -- Supraventricular Tachycardia -- Clinical Management of Atrial Fibrillation -- Ventricular Tachycardia and Fibrillation in Patients with Structural Heart Disease -- Ventricular Arrhythmias in the Absence of Structural Heart Disease -- Bradyarrhythmias/heart blocks -- Syncope and Risk of Sudden Death -- Management of Ventricular Arrhtyhmias in Nonischemic Cardiomyopathic Syndromes -- Arrhythmias in Congenital Heart Disease -- Arrhythmias in Special Populations.
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Cardiac Bioelectric Therapy : Mechanisms and Practical Implications

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edited by Igor R. Efimov, Mark W. Kroll, Patrick J. Tchou. --Boston, MA: Springer US , c2009.
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Efimov, Igor R
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Kroll, Mark W
Tchou, Patrick J
Responsibility
edited by Igor R. Efimov, Mark W. Kroll, Patrick J. Tchou
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Springer US
Date of Publication
c2009
ISBN
9780387794037
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - therapy
Bioelectric Energy Sources
Cardiac pacing, artificial
Defibrillators, Implantable
Electric Countershock
Pacemaker, Artificial
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiology
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Cardiac Electrophysiology : Clinical Case Review

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Andrea Natale, Paul J. Wang, Amin Al-Ahmad, N. A. Mark Estes, editors. (Second edition) --Cham: Springer , c2020.
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While there are many outstanding resources providing in-depth review of electrophysiology topics, this extensively updated book is one of the few case-based books that comprehensively cover clinical electrophysiology, devices and ablation. Case review offers a simple, yet effective way in teaching important concepts, offering insight into both the basic pathophysiology of a problem as well as the clinical reasoning that leads to a solution. As the field of cardiac electrophysiology evolves, the…
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Natale, Andrea
Wang, Paul J.
Al-Ahmad, Amin
Estes, N.A. Mark
Responsibility
Andrea Natale, Paul J. Wang, Amin Al-Ahmad, N. A. Mark Estes, editors
Edition
Second edition
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxx, 714 p.) : 458 illus., 345 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030285333
9783030285319 (Print ed.)
9783030285326 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - diagnosis
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - therapy
Electrocardiography
Electrophysiologic Techniques, Cardiac
Heart - physiology
Specialty
Cardiology
Abstract
While there are many outstanding resources providing in-depth review of electrophysiology topics, this extensively updated book is one of the few case-based books that comprehensively cover clinical electrophysiology, devices and ablation. Case review offers a simple, yet effective way in teaching important concepts, offering insight into both the basic pathophysiology of a problem as well as the clinical reasoning that leads to a solution. As the field of cardiac electrophysiology evolves, the challenge remains to educate new generations of cardiac electrophysiologists with the basics as well as the latest advances in the field. Cardiac Electrophysiology: Clinical Case Review collates the most comprehensive case-based reviews of electrophysiology designed to appeal to all students of the field whether they are fellows, allied professionals or practicing electrophysiologists. The Editors have recruited some of the true experts in the field to contribute cases that they have encountered and summarizing the important learning objectives in a succinct way. Covering clinical electrophysiology, device troubleshooting and analysis as well as intracardiac electrogram analysis and ablation, readers will find the cases useful as a review of electrophysiology or in their day to day interactions with patients.
Contents
Part I. Clinical Cases: Ventricular Arrhythmias -- Part II. Clinical Cases: Syncope -- Part III. Clinical Cases: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy -- Part IV. Clinical Cases: Athletes and Arrhythmias -- Part V. Clinical Cases: Atrial Fibrillation -- Part VI. Clinical Cases: Arrhythmias—Genetic Abnormalities -- Part VII. Ablation Cases: Supraventricular Tachycardia -- Part VIII. Ablation Cases: Atrial Fibrillation and Flutter -- Part IX. Ablation Cases: Ventricular Arrhythmias -- Part X. Devices Cases.
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Case Reports
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Cardiac Electrophysiology : Clinical Case Review

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edited by Andrea Natale, Amin Al-Ahmad, Paul J. Wang, John DiMarco. --London: Springer-Verlag , c2011.
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Author
Natale, Andrea
Other Authors
Al-Ahmad, Amin
Wang, Paul J
DiMarco, John
Responsibility
edited by Andrea Natale, Amin Al-Ahmad, Paul J. Wang, John DiMarco
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer-Verlag
Date of Publication
c2011
ISBN
9781849963909
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - diagnosis - Case Reports
Electrocardiography - Case Reports
Electrophysiologic Techniques, Cardiac - Case Reports
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiology
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e-Book
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Cardiac electrophysiology : from cell to bedside

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Zipes, Douglas P. (7th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2018.
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Online
Author
Zipes, Douglas P.
Edition
7th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2018
Physical Description
online resource
ISBN
9780323447331
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Cardiac Electrophysiology - methods
Electrophysiologic Techniques, Cardiac
Heart - physiology
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Cardiac electrophysiology : from cell to bedside

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[edited by] Douglas P. Zipes, Jose Jalife. (7th ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , c2018.
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Zipes, Douglas P
Jalife, José
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[edited by] Douglas P. Zipes, Jose Jalife
Edition
7th ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource
ISBN
9780323447331
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Electrophysiologic Techniques, Cardiac
Heart - physiology
Specialty
Cardiology
Monitoring, Physiologic
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Cardiac event recorder (loop recorder)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Cardiac Services. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
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0974
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A cardiac event recorder (loop recorder) records the electrical activity of your heart. You can use a loop recorder while you are at home and doing your usual activities. It will only record your heart activity when you press a button. A cardiac technologist will show you how to use the recorder. This pamphlet explains how to use the loop recorder, whether you can bathe or shower with the loop recorder, and what to do if you have problems with the recorder. Information on how to return the reco…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Cardiac Services
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Electrocardiography, Ambulatory
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - diagnosis
Subjects (LCSH)
Ambulatory electrocardiography
Arrhythmias
Specialty
Cardiovascular system
Abstract
A cardiac event recorder (loop recorder) records the electrical activity of your heart. You can use a loop recorder while you are at home and doing your usual activities. It will only record your heart activity when you press a button. A cardiac technologist will show you how to use the recorder. This pamphlet explains how to use the loop recorder, whether you can bathe or shower with the loop recorder, and what to do if you have problems with the recorder. Information on how to return the recorder is included.
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Prepared by: Cardiac Services
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0974
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Cardiac Pacing for the Clinician

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edited by Fred M. Kusumoto, Nora F. Goldschlager. (2nd ed.) --Boston, MA: Springer-Verlag US , c2008.
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Kusumoto, Fred M
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Goldschlager, Nora F
Responsibility
edited by Fred M. Kusumoto, Nora F. Goldschlager
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Boston, MA
Publisher
Springer-Verlag US
Date of Publication
c2008
ISBN
9780387727639
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - therapy
Cardiac pacing, artificial
Defibrillators, Implantable
Pacemaker, Artificial
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiology
Heart Surgery
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e-Book
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Catheter ablation

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Cardiology 6.2. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
0636
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Catheter ablation is a treatment for certain kinds of heart rhythm problems. This pamphlet explains what to expect before, during, and after catheter ablation. Topics include what catheter ablation is, how the heart works, possible risks, and how to get ready for the procedure. The pamphlet outlines what will happen when you arrive at the hospital, in the EP lab, and after the ablation. Care at home and nswers to common questions you may have are provided. Information on when to call your prima…
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Cardiology 6.2
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (16 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Catheter Ablation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Subjects (LCSH)
Catheter ablation
Arrhythmia--Treatment
Specialty
Cardiovascular system
Abstract
Catheter ablation is a treatment for certain kinds of heart rhythm problems. This pamphlet explains what to expect before, during, and after catheter ablation. Topics include what catheter ablation is, how the heart works, possible risks, and how to get ready for the procedure. The pamphlet outlines what will happen when you arrive at the hospital, in the EP lab, and after the ablation. Care at home and nswers to common questions you may have are provided. Information on when to call your primary health care provider and when to go to the nearest Emergency Department is included. The French version of this pamphlet 1914, "Ablation par cathéter", is also available.
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Prepared by: Cardiology 6.2, QEII
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Catheter Ablation : A Current Approach on Cardiac Arrhythmias

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Kenzo Hirao, editor. --Singapore: Springer , c2018.
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This book provides cutting-edge theories and techniques for catheter ablation of all kinds of tachyarrhythmias. Catheter ablation has been a main therapeutic method for tachyarrhythmias for more than thirty years now, and countless operations have been successfully performed. It is crucial for electrophysiologists to diagnose arrhythmia mechanisms correctly and to optimize ablation methods, especially in Japan, one of the world's fastest-aging countries and where many of this book's authors are…
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Hirao, Kenzo
Responsibility
Kenzo Hirao, editor
Place of Publication
Singapore
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2018
Physical Description
1 online resource (ix, 390 p.) : 313 illus., 222 illus. in color
ISBN
9789811044632
9789811044625 (print ed.)
9789811044649 (print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Arrhythmias, Cardiac - surgery
Catheter Ablation - methods
Specialty
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures
Abstract
This book provides cutting-edge theories and techniques for catheter ablation of all kinds of tachyarrhythmias. Catheter ablation has been a main therapeutic method for tachyarrhythmias for more than thirty years now, and countless operations have been successfully performed. It is crucial for electrophysiologists to diagnose arrhythmia mechanisms correctly and to optimize ablation methods, especially in Japan, one of the world's fastest-aging countries and where many of this book's authors are based. The volume is divided into eight parts. The first three parts present the basic theories and novel insights essential to diagnosing and performing catheter ablations. In turn, the latter five parts highlight practical ablation methods in the context of frequently encountered arrhythmias cases, as well as rare ones such as chanellopathies. Written for electrophysiologists who treat patients with cardiac arrhythmias, the book offers reader s essential tips and tricks for the optimal treatment of arrhythmias.
Contents
Part I. Cardiac Anatomy for Catheter Ablation -- 1. Atrial and Atrio-Ventricular Junctional Anatomy: Myocardial orientation and its heterogeneity -- 2. Anatomy of Aorta, Pulmonary artery and Ventricles -- Part II. Techniques and Interpretation to Diagnose the Mechanism of Supraventricular Tachycardias -- 3. Entrainment pacing: A diagnostic tool for reentrant tachycardia and its application for catheter ablation -- 4. Para-Hisian Pacing -- 5. Entrainment Pacing for Differential Diagnosis of Supraventricular Tachycardias -- Part III. Special Sites for Ablation -- 6. Aortic Sinus Cusps for Catheter Ablation of Supraventricular and Ventricular Arrhythmias -- 7. Coronary Sinus for Ablation of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia and Supraventricular -- 8. Vein of Marshall Chemical Ablation of Atrial Tachyarrhythmias -- Part IV. Catheter Ablation of Atrial Tachycardias and Flutter -- 9. Cavo-tricuspid Isthmus Dependent Atrial Flutter -- 10. Uncommon Atrial Flutter -- 11. Adenosine-sensitive Atrial Tachycardia -- 12. Focal Atrial Tachycardia -- 13. Catheter Ablation of Atrial Tachycardia Following Catheter and Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation -- Part V. Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation -- 14. Pulmonary vein isolation: Radiofrequency energy -- 15. Pulmonary vein isolation: cryoballoon ablation -- 16. Radiofrequency HotBalloon Ablation -- 17. Catheter Ablation of Posterior LA Isolation: Box Isolation -- 18. Isolation of Superior Vena Cava -- 19. Catheter Ablation of Non-Pulmonary Vein Foci20. Stepwise Ablation for Persistent Atrial Fibrillation -- 21. Substrate ablation of persistent AF -- 22. Autonomic Ganglionated Plexi Ablation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation -- Part VI. Catheter Ablation of Atrio-Ventricular Nodal Tachycardias -- 23. Slow Pathway Ablation for Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia -- 24. Ablation of Superior Slow Pathway in Atypical Fast-Slow Atrioventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia -- 25. Retrograde Fast Pathway Ablation in Atrio-ventricular Nodal Reentrant Tachycardia -- Part VII. Catheter Ablation of Accessory Pathways -- 26. Free Wall Atrio-Ventricular Accessory Pathways -- 27. Posteroseptal Atrio-Ventricular Accessory Pathways -- 28. Catheter ablation of antero-septal (supero-paraseptal) and mid-septal (true septal) accessory pathways -- 29. Atriofascicular Accessory Pathways -- 30. Nodofascicular/ Nodoventricular Accessory Pathway -- Part VIII. Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardias -- 31. Outflow Tract Ventricular Tachycardias and Premature Ventricular Contractions - ECG based prediction of Origin Sites - -- 32. Idiopathic Left Fascicular Ventricular Tachycardia -- 33. Bundle Branch Reentrant Ventricular Tachycardia -- 34. Papillary Muscle Ventricular Tachycardia -- 35. Ventricular Tachycardia in Non-ischemic Cardiomyopathy -- 36. Ventricular Tachycardia in Ischemic Heart Disease -- 37. Ablation of Brugada Syndrome -- 38. Ablation of Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia -- 39. Epicardial Ablation for Ventricular Tachycardia -- 40. Ablation of Electrical Storm.
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