Tag: preexcitation

Wolf-Parkinson-White (WPW) Syndrome: Infographic

Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) Syndrome Characterized by presence of accessory pathway (bundle of Kent) between atria and ventricle that can cause “preexcitation” or earlier activation of the His-Purkinje system. ECG Features Delta wave: slow muscle- fiber-to-muscle-fiber conduction WPW pattern: Preexcitation pattern on ECG without symptomatic arrhythmias WPW Syndrome: ECG findings + arrhythmias Pathway Associated Arrhythmia Atrioventricular reentrant […]