supraventricular tachycardia

Summary

Summary: A generic expression for any tachycardia that originates above the BUNDLE OF HIS.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia in infants and toddlers
    Shuenn Nan Chiu
    Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Circ J 73:1717-21. 2009
  2. ncbi Prognostic significance of cardiac troponin I levels in hospitalized patients presenting with supraventricular tachycardia
    Grant V Chow
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224 2780, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 89:141-8. 2010
  3. ncbi Elevated troponin levels in absence of coronary artery disease after supraventricular tachycardia
    M J Zellweger
    Cardiology Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 133:439-41. 2003
  4. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia promotes release of troponin I in patients with normal coronary arteries
    D P Redfearn
    Int J Cardiol 102:521-2. 2005
  5. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia: implications for the intensivist
    R G Trohman
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Crit Care Med 28:N129-35. 2000
  6. ncbi Role of coronary angiography before radiofrequency ablation in patients presenting with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    Marc Dorenkamp
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany, and the Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 12:137-44. 2007
  7. ncbi Radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia substrates after mustard and senning operations for d-transposition of the great arteries
    R J Kanter
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:428-41. 2000
  8. doi Supraventricular tachycardia in an adolescent with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    Paul G Hammerness
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:219-20. 2008
  9. ncbi Use of landiolol in the perioperative management of supraventricular tachycardia
    Hiroaki Ito
    J Anesth 20:253-4. 2006
  10. ncbi Neonatal supraventricular tachycardia: outcomes over a 27-year period at a single institution
    Thomas Gilljam
    Division of Cardiology, The Hospital for Sick Children, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Paediatr 97:1035-9. 2008

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  1. ncbi Radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia in infants and toddlers
    Shuenn Nan Chiu
    Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Circ J 73:1717-21. 2009
    The role of radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) of supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) in infants and toddlers is still unclear.
  2. ncbi Prognostic significance of cardiac troponin I levels in hospitalized patients presenting with supraventricular tachycardia
    Grant V Chow
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224 2780, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 89:141-8. 2010
    Although cardiac troponin I (cTnI) elevation in patients presenting to the hospital with supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is well recognized, the prevalence, predictors, and prognostic significance of cTnI elevation associated with SVT ..
  3. ncbi Elevated troponin levels in absence of coronary artery disease after supraventricular tachycardia
    M J Zellweger
    Cardiology Department, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 133:439-41. 2003
    ..Four patients with elevated troponin levels after supraventricular tachycardia without evidence of coronary artery disease and very low risk scores for acute coronary syndrome are ..
  4. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia promotes release of troponin I in patients with normal coronary arteries
    D P Redfearn
    Int J Cardiol 102:521-2. 2005
    ..Troponin I and T are sensitive markers of myocardial injury. The presence of elevated troponin often prompts further investigation with coronary angiography...
  5. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia: implications for the intensivist
    R G Trohman
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Critical Care Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Crit Care Med 28:N129-35. 2000
    The critical care physician must have a keen awareness of supraventricular tachycardia patterns, mechanisms, precipitants, and treatment...
  6. ncbi Role of coronary angiography before radiofrequency ablation in patients presenting with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    Marc Dorenkamp
    Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany, and the Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 12:137-44. 2007
    During episodes of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), electrocardiograms frequently show ST-segment depressions, and patients may experience typical chest pain prompting invasive coronary angiography...
  7. ncbi Radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia substrates after mustard and senning operations for d-transposition of the great arteries
    R J Kanter
    Department of Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 35:428-41. 2000
    The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy and risks of radiofrequency ablation of various forms of supraventricular tachycardia after Mustard and Senning operations for d-transposition of the great arteries.
  8. doi Supraventricular tachycardia in an adolescent with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
    Paul G Hammerness
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:219-20. 2008
  9. ncbi Use of landiolol in the perioperative management of supraventricular tachycardia
    Hiroaki Ito
    J Anesth 20:253-4. 2006
  10. ncbi Neonatal supraventricular tachycardia: outcomes over a 27-year period at a single institution
    Thomas Gilljam
    Division of Cardiology, The Hospital for Sick Children, The University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Paediatr 97:1035-9. 2008
    To establish prognosis in neonatal supraventricular tachycardia.
  11. ncbi U.S. emergency department visits for supraventricular tachycardia, 1993-2003
    David H Murman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:578-81. 2007
    b>Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is often described as a recurrent condition that leads to emergency department (ED) visits. However, the epidemiology of ED visits for SVT is unknown.
  12. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia
    Caroline Medi
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:255-60. 2009
    b>Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is a common cardiac rhythm disturbance; it usually presents with recurrent episodes of tachycardia, which often increase in frequency and severity with time...
  13. ncbi Gemcitabine-induced supraventricular tachycardia
    Oshrat E Tayer-Shifman
    Department of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Tumori 95:547-9. 2009
    ..breast cancer without a history of cardiac arrhythmia or ischemic heart disease who developed supraventricular tachycardia. The symptoms had started immediately after gemcitabine treatment...
  14. pmc Supraventricular tachycardia and the struggle to be believed
    Kathryn A Wood
    Family Health Care Nursing, Box 0606, 2 Koret Way, Nursing 411Y, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0606, United States
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 6:293-302. 2007
    Little research exists examining patient experiences of life with supraventricular tachycardia (SVT)...
  15. pmc Acute clenbuterol overdose resulting in supraventricular tachycardia and atrial fibrillation
    G Patrick Daubert
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Med Toxicol 3:56-60. 2007
    ..We are presenting a case illustrating the complex metabolic and rhythm disturbances associated with acute clenbuterol intoxication...
  16. ncbi The results of radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia in children
    Pi Chang Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:655-61. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the results of the RF catheter ablation of SVTs in pediatric patients...
  17. ncbi Slow-infusion of calcium channel blockers in the emergency management of supraventricular tachycardia
    S H Lim
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608, Singapore
    Resuscitation 52:167-74. 2002
    To compare the efficacy of verapamil and diltiazem as slow infusions in terminating spontaneous supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) in the emergency department (ED).
  18. ncbi Optimal surface electrocardiogram lead for identification of the mechanism of supraventricular tachycardia in children
    Leonardo Liberman
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:28-30. 2008
    Although supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) can be identified from any lead of the bedside monitor, the mechanism of tachycardia is not always obvious...
  19. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia in children: symptoms distinguish from sinus tachycardia
    Angela Green
    University of Arkansas, Medical Sciences College of Nursing, Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 31:105-8; quiz 120. 2005
  20. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia: an incidental diagnosis in infants and difficult to prove in children
    P Vos
    Department of Paediatrics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 92:1058-61. 2003
    To determine (a) the age distribution at first clinical supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) presentation; (b) the time interval between first clinical suspicion and electrocardiographic proof of SVT; c) the most indicative symptoms and ..
  21. ncbi Hydroxyzine-induced supraventricular tachycardia in a nine-year-old child
    A R Wong
    Department of Paediatrics, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kelantan, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 45:90-2. 2004
    ..A nine-year-old girl presented with supraventricular tachycardia while on clinical doses of hydroxyzine for pruritus...
  22. ncbi Termination of supraventricular tachycardia by propofol
    S Kannan
    Department of Anaesthetics, City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
    Br J Anaesth 88:874-5. 2002
    ..We report a case where administration of propofol was associated with termination of supraventricular tachycardia. Although a similar phenomenon has been reported in children, this is the first such case in an adult.
  23. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia in pregnancy
    K Robins
    Department of Obstetric Anaesthesia, St James University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Br J Anaesth 92:140-3. 2004
    We present four cases of supraventricular tachycardia in pregnancy of varied aetiology...
  24. ncbi Comparison of electrophysiologic effects of propofol and isoflurane-based anesthetics in children undergoing radiofrequency catheter ablation for supraventricular tachycardia
    Thomas O Erb
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Anesthesiology 96:1386-94. 2002
    ..It remains unclear whether the ability to successfully perform RFCA differs between these drugs...
  25. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia in children
    Michal J Kantoch
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2B7, Canada
    Indian J Pediatr 72:609-19. 2005
    Several different mechanisms are responsible for paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia in children. Different forms of tachycardia occur at different age...
  26. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia after orthotopic cardiac transplantation
    Marmar Vaseghi
    UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 1679, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 51:2241-9. 2008
    The purpose of this study was to define the incidence, mechanisms, and management, including catheter ablation, of supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) in a large series of patients after orthotopic heart transplantation (OHT).
  27. pmc Recovery pattern of left ventricular dysfunction following radiofrequency ablation of incessant supraventricular tachycardia in infants and children
    J V De Giovanni
    Heart Unit, Birmingham Children s Hospital NHS Trust, Ladywood Middleway, UK
    Heart 79:588-92. 1998
    ..To assess recovery pattern of left ventricular function secondary to incessant tachycardia after radiofrequency ablation in a group of infants and children...
  28. ncbi Repeated supraventricular tachycardia in an asymptomatic patient with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome during Cesarean delivery
    Takashi Okamoto
    Can J Anaesth 50:752-3. 2003
  29. ncbi Elevated troponin levels after prolonged supraventricular tachycardia in patient with normal coronary angiography
    Rafael C Miranda
    Hospital de Base Coronary Care Unit, Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Sao Jose do Rio Preto Medical School, Sao Jose do Rio Preto, Brazil
    Cardiology 106:10-3. 2006
    ..We present the case of a 49-year-old female patient admitted to the Chest Pain Unit with a history of supraventricular tachycardia associated with chest discomfort, nausea and diaphoresis...
  30. ncbi Magnetocardiographic rhythm patterns at initiation and termination of fetal supraventricular tachycardia
    R T Wakai
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Circulation 107:307-12. 2003
    ..fMCG), we characterize for the first time the electrophysiological patterns of initiation and termination of reentrant fetal supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), the most common form of life-threatening fetal arrhythmia.
  31. ncbi Use of intracardiac echocardiography in interventional electrophysiology
    J M Kalman
    Department of Cardiology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 20:2248-62. 1997
    ..This article will review existing data and speculate as to possible future roles for intracardiac echocardiography in interventional electrophysiology...
  32. ncbi Emergency department management of the pediatric patient with supraventricular tachycardia
    Mioara D Manole
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:176-85; quiz 186-9. 2007
    b>Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is the most common tachyarrhythmia that necessitates treatment in children...
  33. ncbi Isolated noncompaction cardiomyopathy presenting with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia--case report and literature review
    Ijaz A Khan
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE 68131 2044, USA
    Angiology 54:243-50. 2003
    ..The patient reported in this article presented with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. Echocardiography is the procedure of choice to establish diagnosis...
  34. ncbi Atresia of the coronary sinus in patients with supraventricular tachycardia
    Armin Luik
    Deutsches Herzzentrum München and 1 Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitat Munchen, Munchen, Germany
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:171-4. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi Quadricuspid aortic valve, parossistyc supraventricular tachycardia and double right kidney: an uncommon association
    A Podesta
    Cattedra di Cardiochirurgia, Universita degli Studi, Genoa, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 49:75-9. 2001
    ..an association of pathologies had never been reported before: quadricuspid aortic valve, paroxystical supraventricular tachycardia and right double kidney with double renal pelvis and double proximal ureter...
  36. ncbi U22, a protocol to quantify symptoms associated with supraventricular tachycardia
    Milos Kesek
    Department of Cardiology, Heart Center, University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:S105-8. 2009
    ..Discrete 0-10 scales are used. Unlike SF-36, U22 can be used in individual patients...
  37. ncbi Caesarean section using total intravenous anaesthesia in a patient with Ebstein's anomaly complicated by supraventricular tachycardia
    A J R Macfarlane
    Department of Anaesthesia, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Int J Obstet Anesth 16:155-9. 2007
    ..Propofol and remifentanil total intravenous anaesthesia resulted in haemodynamic stability and delivery of a healthy baby who breathed spontaneously after two minutes...
  38. ncbi Clinical practice. Supraventricular tachycardia
    Etienne Delacretaz
    Swiss Cardiovascular Centre Bern, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    N Engl J Med 354:1039-51. 2006
  39. ncbi Supraventricular arrhythmias after resection surgery of the lung
    O Rena
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, University of Torino, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:688-93. 2001
    ....
  40. ncbi Acute results of transvenous cryoablation of supraventricular tachycardia (atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, atrioventricular nodal reentry tachycardia)
    Luz Maria Rodriguez
    Department of Cardiology, Academic Hospital Maastricht and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:1082-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to report on the safety and efficacy of a new cryoablation system for treatment of all SVTs...
  41. ncbi Utility of atrial and ventricular cycle length variability in determining the mechanism of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    Thomas C Crawford
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:698-703. 2007
    No prior studies have systematically investigated the diagnostic value of cycle length (CL) variability in differentiating the mechanism of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT).
  42. ncbi Diagnosis of supraventricular tachycardia
    N Al-Rawahi
    Division of Cardiology, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, 40 Ruskin, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y4W7, Canada
    J Assoc Physicians India 55:21-4. 2007
  43. ncbi Catheter cryoablation of supraventricular tachycardia: results of the multicenter prospective "frosty" trial
    Peter L Friedman
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Heart Rhythm 1:129-38. 2004
    ..To study the safety, efficacy, and mapping utility of a new cryoablation catheter...
  44. ncbi [Terminating supraventricular tachycardia with adenosine--comparing the effectiveness of 12 mg and 18 mg]
    P Weismuller
    Medizinische Klinik II, Schwerpunkte Kardiologie und Angiologie, Universitätsklinik Marienhospital Herne, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 125:961-9. 2000
    ..This study was done to answer the question if intravenous application of 18 mg adenosine is superior to 12 mg adenosine for the termination of supraventricular tachycardias...
  45. ncbi Value of ST-segment depression during paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia in the diagnosis of coronary artery disease
    S Gulec
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School of Ankara University, Turkey
    Am J Cardiol 83:458-60, A10. 1999
    We evaluated 39 patients >45 years old with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), 21 of whom had ST-segment depression during SVT...
  46. ncbi [Supraventricular tachycardia in infants, children and adolescents: diagnosis, drug and interventional therapy]
    T Paul
    Abteilung Kinderheilkunde III, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
    Z Kardiol 89:546-58. 2000
    ....
  47. ncbi Junctional rhythm quantity and duration during slow pathway radiofrequency ablation in patients with atrioventricular nodal re-entry supraventricular tachycardia
    Z Iakobishvili
    Department of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, 39 Jabotinsky Street, Petah Tikva, Israel
    Europace 8:588-91. 2006
    ..Our aim was to evaluate if the quantity and duration of accelerated junctional rhythm during radiofrequency ablation of the slow pathway is correlated with residual slow pathway conduction...
  48. pmc Review of diagnosis, treatment, and outcome of fetal atrial flutter compared with supraventricular tachycardia
    M Krapp
    Division of Prenatal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Lubeck, Germany
    Heart 89:913-7. 2003
    To review the diagnosis, treatment, and outcome of fetal atrial flutter compared with supraventricular tachycardia.
  49. ncbi Recovery of systolic and diastolic function after ablation of incessant supraventricular tachycardia
    Vera Maria Cury Salemi
    Myocardiopathies Unit, Department of Cardiology, Heart Institure InCor, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:1177-9. 2005
    ..She had an incessant supraventricular tachycardia, which was not reversible with electrical cardioversion...
  50. ncbi Diagnostic value of tachycardia features and pacing maneuvers during paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    B P Knight
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor 48109 0022, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 36:574-82. 2000
    The purpose of this prospective study was to quantitate the diagnostic value of several tachycardia features and pacing maneuvers in patients with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) in the electrophysiology laboratory.
  51. ncbi Patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation but not paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia display evidence of platelet activation during arrhythmia
    Enver Atalar
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Platelets 14:407-11. 2003
    ..However, pathological hemostatic changes during the paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) have not yet been elucidated...
  52. ncbi Medications used to manage supraventricular tachycardia in the infant a North American survey
    K K Wong
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6H 3V4, Canada
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:199-203. 2006
    b>Supraventricular tachycardia is the most common pediatric arrhythmia, but there is no consensus and little evidence to guide its treatment...
  53. pmc Guidelines and adenosine dosing in supraventricular tachycardia
    J Dixon
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Arch Dis Child 90:1190-1. 2005
    ..This retrospective review of present practice of administration of adenosine by paediatricians shows that current guidelines recommend starting doses that are effective in only 9% of infants and children...
  54. ncbi Predictors of refractory tachycardia in infants with supraventricular tachycardia
    S Sanatani
    Division of Cardiology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Pediatr Cardiol 23:508-12. 2002
    Reentrant supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is the most common arrhythmia in infants. There are few predictors as to which patients will have recurrent or refractory SVT...
  55. ncbi Supraventricular tachyarrhythmias in Ebstein anomaly: management and outcome
    Anant Khositseth
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:826-33. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to review the role of electrophysiology testing and to determine the early and late results of medical and surgical management of supraventricular tachyarrhythmias in Ebstein anomaly...
  56. ncbi Catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia in the transplanted heart: a case series and literature review
    Anthony R Magnano
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1878-86. 2003
    ..The efficacy of RFA for treating various arrhythmia mechanisms was evaluated based on a summary of published case reports...
  57. ncbi [Combination therapy for fetal supraventricular tachycardia with flecainide and digoxin]
    G Anderer
    Klinik für Geburtshilfe und Perinatalmedizin, Philipps Universitat Marburg
    Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 209:34-7. 2005
    Persistent fetal supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) with more than 210 bpm frequently leads to congestive heart failure...
  58. ncbi Runs of ventricular and supraventricular tachycardia triggered by air pollution in patients with coronary heart disease
    Annette Berger
    Institute of Epidemiology, GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landstrasse 1, D 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1149-58. 2006
    ..The authors conducted an investigation of the association between air pollution and arrhythmia...
  59. ncbi Development of a safe and effective pediatric dosing regimen for sotalol based on population pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in children with supraventricular tachycardia
    Stephanie Laer
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics, University Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1322-30. 2005
    The objective of this study was to develop age-specific dosage guidelines for sotalol in children with supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) based on a population pharmacokinetic covariate analysis, clinical trial simulations, and ..
  60. ncbi Paroxysmal reciprocating supraventricular tachycardia in infants: electrophysiologically guided medical treatment and long-term evolution of the re-entry circuit
    Fabrizio Drago
    Paediatric Cardiology Department, Bambino Gesù Paediatric Hospital, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Europace 10:629-35. 2008
    ..of this study is to evaluate the long-term prognosis in infants affected by paroxysmal reciprocating supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), to identify predictors of SVT disappearance, and to assess the efficacy of ..
  61. ncbi Catheter ablation of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    Hiroshi Nakagawa
    Cardiac Arrhythmia Research Institute, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 1200 Everett Dr, ET 6E103, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Circulation 116:2465-78. 2007
  62. ncbi Mechanisms and management of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
    A Kadish
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 250 E Superior Street, Suite 520, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiol Rev 7:254-64. 1999
    Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT) is defined as a regular rapid heart beat, which initiates and terminates suddenly...
  63. ncbi Patient satisfaction and clinical outcome following outpatient radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia
    Thomas Wolber
    Cardiology, Cardiovascular Center, Univesity Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:52-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess patient satisfaction in patients with supraventricular tachycardia following catheter ablation on an outpatient basis.
  64. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia in the pediatric primary care setting: Age-related presentation, diagnosis, and management
    Emily Anne Schlechte
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, Conn, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 22:289-99. 2008
    As many as 1 in 250 children experience supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), but its presentation is often vague and its symptoms mistakenly attributed to other common pediatric conditions...
  65. ncbi Pediatric radiofrequency catheter ablation registry success, fluoroscopy time, and complication rate for supraventricular tachycardia: comparison of early and recent eras
    John D Kugler
    Joint Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Nebraska Creighton University, Children s Hospital, Omaha 68114, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:336-41. 2002
    To assess changes of success rate, fluoroscopy time, and complication rate for six supraventricular tachycardia pathways/ mechanisms, data from the Pediatric Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation Registry were grouped into two eras (1991-1995; ..
  66. ncbi Incidence and predictors of supraventricular dysrhythmias after pulmonary resection
    J J Curtis
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia 65212, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:1766-71. 1998
    ..Specifically, we wished to test the hypothesis that the incidence of postoperative supraventricular dysrhythmias is dependent on the magnitude of pulmonary resection...
  67. ncbi Extracorporeal life support as a treatment of supraventricular tachycardia in infants
    Gregor M Walker
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 4:52-4. 2003
    ..in whom venoarterial ECLS was used to provide support for cardiogenic shock secondary to intractable supraventricular tachycardia. In both cases, the arrhythmia terminated once bypass was established...
  68. ncbi Intermittent wide QRS complexes during a supraventricular tachycardia: what is the mechanism?
    Eduardo Back Sternick
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Unit, Biocor Instituto, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Heart Rhythm 2:1011-2. 2005
  69. ncbi The adenosine triphosphate test: a bedside diagnostic tool for identifying the mechanism of supraventricular tachycardia in patients with palpitations
    S Viskin
    Department of Cardiology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:173-7. 2001
    ....
  70. ncbi Double ventricular response via dual atrioventricular nodal pathways resulting with nonreentrant supraventricular tachycardia and successfully treated with radiofrequency catheter ablation
    K Nakao
    Third Department of Internal Medicine, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Electrocardiol 34:59-63. 2001
    We report a patient with a complex nonreentrant supraventricular tachycardia because of double ventricular response resulting from antegrade dual atrioventricular (AV) nodal pathways...
  71. ncbi Performance of a dual-chamber implantable defibrillator algorithm for discrimination of ventricular from supraventricular tachycardia
    Claude Kouakam
    Department of Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology, Lille University Hospital, France
    Europace 6:32-42. 2004
    ..The present multicentre, open study aimed to evaluate the performance of a dual-chamber detection algorithm, the Atrial View algorithm, incorporated in a dual-chamber ICD, the Ventak AV (Guidant Inc., St. Paul, Minnesota, USA)...
  72. pmc Intracardiac echocardiography to guide transseptal catheterization for radiofrequency catheter ablation of left-sided accessory pathways: two case reports
    Rodolfo Citro
    Department of Cardiology, San Luca Hospital, Vallo della Lucania, Salerno, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 2:20. 2004
    ..ICE-guided transseptal approach might be a promising modality for TCRFA of LSAP...
  73. ncbi Slow pathway ablation in children with documented reentrant supraventricular tachycardia not inducible during invasive electrophysiologic study
    M Emmel
    Department Paediatric Cardiology, University Hospital of Cologne, Kerpener Str 62, 50924 Köln, Germany
    Z Kardiol 94:808-12. 2005
    ....
  74. ncbi Effects of diltiazem prophylaxis on the incidence and clinical outcome of atrial arrhythmias after thoracic surgery
    D Amar
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 120:790-8. 2000
    ..We sought to determine whether early prophylaxis with an L -type calcium channel blocker reduces the incidence and morbidity associated with atrial fibrillation/flutter and supraventricular tachyarrhythmia after major thoracic operations...
  75. ncbi Supraventricular tachycardia in infants, children and adolescents: diagnosis, and pharmacological and interventional therapy
    T Paul
    Department of Paediatric Cardiology and Paediatric Intensive Care, Children s Hospital, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Paediatr Drugs 2:171-81. 2000
    b>Supraventricular tachycardia is the most frequent form of symptomatic tachydysrhythmia in children. Neonates and infants with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardias generally present with signs of acute congestive heart failure...
  76. ncbi Radiofrequency ablation for supraventricular tachycardia in children < or =15 kg is safe and effective
    R Aiyagari
    C S Mott Children s Hospital, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, L1242 Women s 0204, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0204, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 26:622-6. 2005
    ..Clinical, electrophysiologic, and RFA data for all patients < or =20 kg who underwent RFA for supraventricular tachycardia between January 1994 and January 2003 were reviewed...
  77. ncbi Supraventricular arrhythmia following lung resection for non-small cell lung cancer and its treatment with amiodarone
    P Ciriaco
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Milan, Scientific Institute H S Raffaele, Via Olgettina 60, 20132, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 18:12-6. 2000
    ....
  78. ncbi Twin AV node and induced supraventricular tachycardia in Fontan palliation patients
    Eun Jung Bae
    Department of Pediatrics, Seoul National University Children s Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 28:126-34. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the occurrence of twin AV node according to anatomical subgroups, and to determine its relation to tachycardia...
  79. ncbi Wide-complex tachycardia: beyond the traditional differential diagnosis of ventricular tachycardia vs supraventricular tachycardia with aberrant conduction
    Heather Hollowell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 23:876-89. 2005
    ..These tachycardias are diverse; as such, the pathophysiology behind each form of WCT includes toxic, metabolic, and conduction system dysfunction mechanisms...
  80. pmc Prospective assessment after pediatric cardiac ablation: recurrence at 1 year after initially successful ablation of supraventricular tachycardia
    George F Van Hare
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Heart Rhythm 1:188-96. 2004
    ..A multicenter prospective study was performed to assess the results and risks associated with radiofrequency ablation in children. This report focuses on recurrences following initially successful ablation...
  81. ncbi Flecainide in the intrauterine treatment of fetal supraventricular tachycardia
    M Krapp
    Division of Prenatal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Lubeck, Germany
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 19:158-64. 2002
    To assess the efficacy of flecainide in the intrauterine treatment of fetal supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) with 1 : 1 atrioventricular conduction.
  82. pmc Which patient should be referred to an electrophysiologist: supraventricular tachycardia
    Richard J Schilling
    Cardiology Department, St Barts Hospital, West Smithfield London EC1 7BE, UK
    Heart 87:299-304. 2002
  83. ncbi Second-line treatment of fetal supraventricular tachycardia using flecainide acetate
    E S Ebenroth
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Cardiology, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Research 104, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5225, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 22:483-7. 2001
    Digoxin has been an effective treatment for fetal supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), but second-line therapy remains more controversial. Thirty-seven cases of fetal SVT were identified that received digoxin as first-line therapy...
  84. ncbi Incessant supraventricular tachycardia with constant 1:2 atrioventricular ratio: a longitudinally dissociated atrioventricular node?
    Paulus Kirchhof
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, University Hospital Munster, Munster, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:316-9. 2003
    We report a patient with incessant, exercise-limiting supraventricular tachycardia on the ventricular level and a constant 1:2 atrioventricular relation...
  85. ncbi Nonfluoroscopic catheter navigation for radiofrequency catheter ablation of supraventricular tachycardia in children
    John Papagiannis
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, Athens, Greece
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:971-8. 2006
    Radiofrequency catheter ablation (RCA) of supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) in children is highly successful but requires exposure to radiation. Nonfluoroscopic mapping systems may significantly reduce fluoroscopy time.
  86. ncbi Intraoperative radiofrequency ablation of the atrium: effectiveness for treatment of supraventricular tachycardia in congenital heart surgery
    Gary S Kopf
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:797-804; discussion 804. 2002
    b>Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is common in surgical patients with congenital heart disease...
  87. ncbi Prenatal ultrasound may predict fetal response to therapy in non-hydropic fetuses with supraventricular tachycardia
    J M Jouannic
    Maternité, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Faculté de Médecine Paris V, France
    Fetal Diagn Ther 17:120-3. 2002
    To study the fetal response to prenatal therapy in non-hydropic fetuses with supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) as a function of fetal haemodynamic status at presentation.
  88. ncbi Management of cardiomyopathy resulting from incessant supraventricular tachycardia in infants and children
    R Juneja
    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Indian Heart J 54:176-80. 2002
    ..considered to be the treatment of choice in patients with ventricular dysfunction related to incessant supraventricular tachycardia. However, reservations regarding its use in infants and children prompted us to try alternative ..
  89. ncbi Atrial tachycardia originating from the noncoronary aortic cusp and musculature connection with the atria: relevance for catheter ablation
    Takumi Yamada
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0019, USA
    Heart Rhythm 3:1494-6. 2006
  90. ncbi Adenosine can improve the intra-atrial conduction block along the mitral annulus during accessory pathway ablation
    Takumi Yamada
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, VH B147, 1670 University Boulevard, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0019, USA
    Europace 10:303-5. 2008
    A 10-year-old boy with a supraventricular tachycardia was referred for catheter ablation. An electrophysiologic study revealed a left lateral concealed accessory pathway (AP)...
  91. ncbi Cluster of multiple atrial tachycardias limited to pregnancy after radiofrequency ablation following senning operation
    Tim Risius
    Int J Cardiol 123:e48-50. 2008
    ..Subsequently, the patient was free of tachycardias during a 36 month follow-up and the child is healthy...
  92. ncbi A technique for diagnosis of accessory pathway using the H-H and A-A intervals of the first entrained cycle during ventricular overdrive pacing
    Takehiko Matsushita
    Department of Cardiovascular, Respiratory and Metabolic Medicine, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan
    Am J Cardiol 102:197-202. 2008
    ..of succeeding atrial activation by a ventricular extrastimulus (VES) on His refractoriness during supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) has been used as evidence of an accessory pathway (AP), the sensitivity of this method is ..
  93. ncbi [Arrhythmia-induced dilated cardiomyopathies]
    Jean Paul Bounhoure
    Clinique Pasteur Unité de Rythmologie, Avenue de Lombez, Toulouse 31076
    Bull Acad Natl Med 190:1225-35; discussion 1235-6. 2006
    ..Control of the ventricular rate by radiofrequency modification of atrioventricular conduction is the treatment of choice for chronic atrial fibrillation...
  94. ncbi Six mechanisms of supraventricular tachycardia in the same patient: report of a case
    Abdel J Fuenmayor
    Electrophysiology Laboratory, Albarregas Clinic, Merida, Venezuela
    Int J Cardiol 103:330-4. 2005
    ..The 4 accessory pathways and the slow A-V nodal pathway were successfully ablated, and the patient has been asymptomatic for 12 months without taking antiarrhythmic drugs...
  95. ncbi [Arrhythmias in patients with obstructive sleep apnea]
    Kitti Barta
    Debreceni Egyetem, Orvos és Egészségtudományi Centrum, Általános Orvostudományi Kar, Belgyógyászati Klinika Debrecen
    Orv Hetil 149:579-87. 2008
    ..It is important to recognize the factors predisposing to arrhythmias and the early appropriate therapy of patients is essential, in order to protect patients from life threatening arrhythmias which may worsen the clinical outcome...
  96. ncbi [4. Apropos of postpacing interval]
    S Richter
    Heart Rhythm Management Institute, Free University of Brussels, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 17:239-41. 2006
  97. ncbi Impact of percutaneous transluminal septal myocardial ablation on refractory paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
    Yusuke Hosokawa
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Nippon Medical School, 1 1 5 Sendagi, Bunkyo, Tokyo 1138603, Japan
    Angiology 59:329-34. 2008
    ....
  98. ncbi Broad complex tachycardia during treatment of atrial fibrillation with a 1c antiarrhythmic drug: ventricular or supraventricular proarrhythmia?
    A C P Wiesfeld
    Int J Cardiol 107:140-1. 2006
  99. ncbi Atrial tachycardia: mechanisms and management
    Apoor Patel
    Department of Cardiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, Division of Cardiology, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 6:811-22. 2008
    ..Success rates for ablation are highest for typical atrial flutter and higher than antiarrhythmic therapy for most atrial tachycardias...
  100. ncbi Surface electrocardiogram characteristics of atrial tachycardias occurring after pulmonary vein isolation
    Edward P Gerstenfeld
    Section of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Heart Rhythm 4:1136-43. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the surface electrocardiogram (ECG) morphology of common atrial tachycardias (ATs) that occur after pulmonary vein (PV) isolation...
  101. ncbi Tachydysrhythmias
    Sarah A Stahmer
    Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, One Cooper Plaza, Room 114, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:11-40, v-vi. 2006
    ..The approach to the tachydysrhythmia should begin with distinguishing sinus from non-sinus rhythms, then assessing QRS complex width and regularity. This article review tachydysrhythmias...

Research Grants18

  1. Atrial Fibrillation Precursors May Be Novel Stroke Risk Factors
    Hooman Kamel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Specific Aim 3 will test the hypothesis that clinical diagnoses of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia are associated with the risk of stroke after transient ischemic attack...
  2. Randomized Trial of Nonflouroscopic Technologies in Pediatric SVT Ablation
    John K Triedman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Supraventricular tachycardia and preexcitation syndromes, collectively referred to as SVT in this proposal, affect many children and young adults without underlying heart disease...
  3. Airway sensory nerves and dyspnea in human subjects
    Nausherwan Burki; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Adenosine is a commonly used therapeutic intravenous drug for treatment of supraventricular tachycardia; it has been frequently reported to cause dyspnea...
  4. NOVEL CATHETER FOR TREATMENT OF VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA
    Michael Curley; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Thermal ablation using radiofrequency or laser heating can effectively treat supraventricular tachycardia, but the lesions are too small to treat most VTs, especially those that originate from infarct scars...
  5. CA2+-MEDIATED MECHANISMS OF ATRIAL PACEMAKER ACTIVITY
    STEPHEN LIPSIUS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..participate in a wide variety of atrial arrhythmias including brady-tachy syndrome, atrial tachycardia, supraventricular tachycardia and atrial fibrillation...
  6. Simultaneous Echocardiography & Magnetocardiography In Fetal Heart Disease
    Janette Strasburger; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..echo/Doppler criteria could be used for electrocardiographic interval assessment in the neonate with supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) undergoing electrophysiologic testing...
  7. Image-guided Fetal Cardiac Intervention
    John Triedman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. PROSPECTIVE ASSESSMENT AFTER PEDIATRIC CARDIAC ABLATION
    George Van Hare; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..A total of 450 pediatric patients will be enrolled prospectively and evaluated both before ablation of supraventricular tachycardia and at intervals following ablation with clinical history and examination, electrocardiogram, 24-hour ..
  9. Tele-electrocardiography in Emergency Cardiac Care
    Barbara Drew; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. The Role of DGAT1 In Muscle Lipotoxicity
    Yi Hao Yu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..As a result, we may be able to identify new molecular target(s) for future drug therapy aimed at reducing lipotoxicity ..
  11. Gene Targets of NKX 2.5 in the Conduction System
    Melvin Scheinman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..MinK and HCN-1) in the pathogenesis of arrhythmias in the ventricular restricted knockout mouse model. This will be done by using in-situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry to follow the pattern of expression of these ion channels. ..
  12. DGAT Overexpression In Mouse Adipose Tissue and Muscle
    Yi Hao Yu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  13. FETAL AND NEONATAL MEG
    Ronald Wakai; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Such a technology would be extremely valuable in the identification of fetuses with brain dysfunction due to chronic intrauterine central nervous system insults, which may result in developmental difficulties, including cerebral palsy. ..
  14. The Pathophysiology of T-wave Alternans
    Sanjiv Narayan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This structured approach will ensure the successful completion of this project and, in this way, the development of the applicant into an independent clinician-investigator. ..
  15. Inherited Ion Channel Defects in Arrhythmias
    AUGUSTUS GRANT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Isoform expression will be determined by in situ hydridization. The proposed studies will provide new insights into ion channel function, their regulation and possible basis for cardiac arrhythmias. ..
  16. Cardiac Parasympathetic Effect in Exercise and Recovery
    Jeffrey Goldberger; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..