How is tachycardia diagnosed with ECG in children?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020
  • Author: Catharine A Bon, MD; Chief Editor: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD  more...
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If the QRS is wide on the initial ECG, ventricular tachycardia should be assumed. Supraventricular tachycardia with aberrant conduction is a less common possibility.


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