2014 PACES/HRS Expert Consensus Statement on the Recognition and Management of Arrhythmias in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

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This expert consensus statement was developed in partnership between the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society (PACES) and the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) and endorsed by the governing bodies of PACES, HRS, the American College of Cardiology (ACC), the American Heart Association (AHA), the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), the Canadian Heart Rhythm Society (CHRS), and the International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ISACHD).

The purpose of this consensus statement is to define optimal conditions for the delivery of care regarding arrhythmias in adults with CHD and provide expert and, where possible, evidence-based recommendations on best practice procedures for the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of arrhythmias, including medical treatment, catheter-based interventions, device therapy, and surgical options.

Download the Executive Summary of this expert consensus statement