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How can a Holter monitor help in the diagnosis of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome?

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A Holter monitor records your heart rhythm for 24 hours or more.

SOURCES:

Al-Khatib, S. , published online on April 5, 2016. Journal of the American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association: “Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (WPW).”

National Library of Medicine: “Genetics Home Reference; Your Guide to Understanding Genetic Conditions; Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome.”

National Organization for Rare Disorders: “Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome.”

Page, R. , published online April 5, 2016. Journal of the American College of cardiology

Reviewed by James Beckerman on August 01, 2018

SOURCES:

Al-Khatib, S. , published online on April 5, 2016. Journal of the American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association: “Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (WPW).”

National Library of Medicine: “Genetics Home Reference; Your Guide to Understanding Genetic Conditions; Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome.”

National Organization for Rare Disorders: “Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome.”

Page, R. , published online April 5, 2016. Journal of the American College of cardiology

Reviewed by James Beckerman on August 01, 2018

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