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His bundle tachycardia—arrhythmogenic and antiarrhythmic effects of therapy

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/ 647-650 First published online: 2 June 1987


His bundle tachycardia is a rare arrhythmia in infants and children and is resistant to therapy. There is now sufficient evidence from reported cases and a further patient reported below to suggest that drug management of this arrhythmia is a reasonable alternative to His bundle ablation with life-long pacing from infancy.

  • His bundle tachycardia
  • verapamil
  • amiodarone
  • flecainide


    • Received August 6, 1986.
    • Revision received November 14, 1986.

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