A 35-Year-Old Competitive Cyclist with Frequent Premature Ventricular Beats

  • Hein HeidbüchelEmail author


The patient was a 35-year-old competitive but non-professional cyclist. He started competitive cycling during his teenage years and was still continuing this activity until the date of evaluation. At the top of his athletic career, he competed on a national level, with an average of 1 to 2 races per week and daily training of a 3–4 hours(h).


Right Ventricular Right Ventricular Ejection Fraction Positive Late Potential Regional Wall Motion Abnormality Right Bundle Branch Block 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cardiology – ElectrophysiologyUniversity Hospital Gasthuisberg, University of LeuvenHerestraatBelgium Europe

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