What are the PACES/HRS treatment guidelines for adult congenital heart disease (CHD) in 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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The 2014 PACES/HRS guidelines for managment of arrhythmias in adult congenital heart disease (CHD) recommend preoperative EPS for the identification and mapping of arrhythmias that may be managed with surgical ablation or incisional lesion sets in patients with [12]

  • History of unexplained syncope or sustained ventricular tachycardia that is not due to a correctable predisposing etiology;
  • Documented SVT, not including AF;
  • Ventricular preexcitation.

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