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"Pseudo" pacemaker tachycardia induced by atrial tachycardia

Roman Steckiewicz, Grzegorz Opolski, Krzysztof Słomka

Med Sci Monit 1996; 2(5): CS636-638

ID: 500082

Published: 1996-09-02

The authors report a case of 'pseudo' pacemaker tachycardia of heart rate about 118/min induced by atrial tachycardia of 236/min. The 'pseudo' pacemaker tachycardia resulted in exacerbation of heart failure and ischaemic angina.

Keywords: Arrhythmia, complications, pacemaker treatment