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Title: Radiofrequency catheter ablation: 5 years experience at Siriraj Hospital
Authors: Ongkarn Raungratanaamporn
Kiertuai Bhuripanyo
Charn Sriratanastavorn
Rungroj Krittayaphong
Jarupim Soongswang
Suphachai Chaithiraphan
Mahidol University
Keywords: Medicine
Issue Date: 1-Nov-2000
Citation: Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand. Vol.83, No.SUPPL. 2 (2000)
Abstract: Between February 1995 to May 2000, 626 consecutive patients underwent radiofrequency catheter ablation for various types of cardiac arrhythmia. The mean age was 41 years, range 1-85 years. Mapping and ablation were guided by intracardiac electrogram and anatomical approaches. The initial success, compliction, recurrent and final success rates are shown below :-WPW AVRT AT AFI AVNRT PVC VT AF Initial success (%) 95 100 83 91 100 89 95 81 Complication (%) 2.1 4.6 7.1 8.8 6.0 7.7 1.4 25 Recurrence (%) 9 4 13 6 1 11 11 6 Final success (%) 93 99 77 88 100 89 91 75 Conclusion, RFCA is an effective treatment and should be considered as first line treatment for certain tachyarrhythmia.
URI: https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?partnerID=HzOxMe3b&scp=0034330249&origin=inward
http://repository.li.mahidol.ac.th/dspace/handle/123456789/26116
ISSN: 01252208
Appears in Collections:Scopus 1991-2000

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