The Differentiation between Ventricular Tachycardia and Supraventricular Tachycardia with Aberrant Conduction: The Value of the 12-Lead Electrocardiogram

  • H. J. J. Wellens
  • F. W. Bär
  • E. J. Vanagt
  • P. Brugada
  • J. Farré


The correct diagnosis of the site of origin of a regular tachycardia with a wide QRS (≥0.12 s) complex continues to be an exciting challenge. It is not only an exercise in electrocardiography, but also a decision with important therapeutic and prognostic consequences.


Ventricular Tachycardia Leave Bundle Branch Block Supraventricular Tachycardia Accessory Pathway Right Bundle Branch Block 
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, The Hague 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. J. J. Wellens
  • F. W. Bär
  • E. J. Vanagt
  • P. Brugada
  • J. Farré

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