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Pocket Guidelines on Supraventricular Tachycardia

ESC Pocket Guidelines

Chairpersons: Josep Brugada & Demosthenes G. Katritsis

Publication date: 2019

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Table of contents

  • Introduction
    • New recommendations in 2019
    • New revised concepts
  • Definitions and classification
  • Initial evaluation of patients with supraventricular tachycardia
  • Differential diagnosis of tachycardia
    • Narrow QRS (≤120 ms) tachycardia
    • Wide QRS (>120 ms) tachycardia
  • Acute management in the absence of an established diagnosis
    • Regular tachycardia
    • Irregular tachycardia
    • Catheter ablation for SVT
  • Specific types of supraventricular tachycardia
    • Atrial arrhythmias
    • Focal atrial tachycardias
    • Atrioventricular junctional arrhythmias
    • Atrioventricular arrhythmias
  • Supraventricular tachycardia in adults with congenital heart disease
  • Supraventricular tachycardia in pregnancy
  • Tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy
  • Supraventricular tachycardia in sports
  • SVT and driving restrictions
  • Key messages