Enhanced AV Conduction: Characteristics of Retrograde Conduction

  • Anne Hamilton Dougherty
  • Gerald V. Naccarelli


Enhanced atrioventricular conduction (EAVC) is an electrophysiologic descriptor applied to one extreme in the clinical spectrum of atrioventricular (AV) nodal conduction properties [1]. Although EAVC has been variously defined (see Benditt et al. this volume), it is used in this chapter to indicate the presence of 1:1 AV conduction at cycle lengths of 300 ms or less.


Versus Node Versus Connection Autonomic Blockade Retrograde Conduction Versus Conduction 
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  • Gerald V. Naccarelli

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