electrophysiologic study

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electrophysiologic study

Cardiac pacing An invasive study of the electrical behavior of the heart to diagnose and study arrhythmias
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The guidelines give ICD implantation a weak Class lib recommendation when such patients exhibit inducible ventricular arrhythmias during programmed electrical stimulation in the electrophysiology lab.
Thirty days after administering the cells, a technique called programmed electrical stimulation (PES) was used to test the heart's susceptibility to ventricular tachycardia intentionally induced by repeated electrical stimulation of the heart under anesthesia.

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