Cardiac Electrophysiology Review

, Volume 3, Issue 2, pp 140–142 | Cite as

Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia

  • Alan Kadish
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Kadish
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  1. 1.Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal MedicineNorthwestern University Medical SchoolChicago

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