Texas Heart Institute (THI) conducts research through clinical trials as part of our mission to improve heart health. The trials conducted at THI are designed to test the safety and effectiveness of innovative new treatments and medications for patients.
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WPW is a genetic condition but usually doesn’t get diagnosed until later in life. It can cause symptomatic arrhythmias and may rarely lead to syncope or sudden death. Treatment usually is catheter ablation which is curative in most cases.