Questions and answers on the 2019 ESC Guidelines


Know your guidelines? 

According to the 2019 ESCGuidelines for the management and treatment of patients with supraventricular tachycardia, which of the below is recommended for patients with atrial tachycardia:

A. Catheter ablation
B. Beta-blockers
C. Amiodarone
D. None of these.

 

 

Answer:

Correct answer is D: none of these.

Cather ablation should be considered in experienced centers (IIa C), if ablation is not possible beta-blockers should be considered (IIa, C), amiodarone may be considered (IIb C)