Simão MF1, Rios MN1, Leiria TL1, Kruse ML1, Pires LM1, SantAnna RT1, Lima GG1.
Arq Bras Cardiol. 2015 Jan;104(1):53-7. doi: 10.5935/abc.20140163. Epub 2014 Nov 4.BACKGROUND: Radiofrequency ablation is the standard non-pharmacological treatment for arrhythmias in pediatric patients. However, arrhythmias and their associated causes have particular features in this population.OBJECTIVE: To analyze the epidemiological characteristics and findings of electrophysiological diagnostic studies and radiofrequency ablations in pediatric patients referred to the Electrophysiology Unit at Instituto de Cardiologia do Rio Grande do Sul, in order to characterize the particularities of this population. Read More