Premature ventricular complexes (PVCs) are the most common ventricular arrhythmia. Despite the high prevalence, the cause of PVCs remains elusive in most patients. A better understanding of the underlying pathophysiological mechanism may help to steer future research. This review aims to provide an overview of the potential pathophysiological mechanisms of PVCs and their differentiation.

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Keywords arrhythmia, cardiomyopathy, pathophysiology, premature ventricular complex, review
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2020.00406, hdl.handle.net/1765/127434
Journal Frontiers in Physiology
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Hoogendijk, M.G, Géczy, T. (Tamás), Yap, S-C, & Szili-Török, T. (2020). Pathophysiological Mechanisms of Premature Ventricular Complexes. Frontiers in Physiology (Vol. 11). doi:10.3389/fphys.2020.00406