When is routine electrophysiologic study (EPS) contraindicated in the management of Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome?

Updated: Jan 08, 2017
  • Author: Christopher R Ellis, MD, FACC, FHRS; Chief Editor: Mikhael F El-Chami, MD  more...
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Routine EPS is not recommended after RF ablation when its only purpose to ensure that the ablation was curative; however, EPS may be performed if the patient becomes symptomatic or has documented SVT.


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