IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The Role Restitution in Pacing Induced Spiral Wave Acceleration

Conference Proceedings. Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

Author(s): J.V. Tranquillo ; N. Bursac
Sponsor(s): IEEE EMB
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2006
Conference Location: New York, NY, USA
Conference Date: 30 August 2006
Page(s): 3,919 - 3,922
ISBN (CD): 1-4244-003303
ISBN (Paper): 1-4244-0032-5
ISSN (Paper): 1557-170X
DOI: 10.1109/IEMBS.2006.260035
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Attempts to terminate monomorphic tachycardia by rapid pacing occasionally lead to acceleration of the tachycardia rate followed by fibrillation. Previous experimental studies have shown that... View More

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