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Table 3 Arrhythimias found among the 194 children with congenital heart diseases

From: Prevalence of arrhythmias among children below 15 years of age with congenital heart diseases attending Mulago National Referral Hospital, Uganda

Arrhythmia Frequency Percentagea (95 % CI)
First degree A-V block 44 22.7 (16.8 – 28.6)
Ectopic A-V rhythm 3 1.5 (0.2 – 3.2)
Premature atrial contractions 3 1.5 (0.2 – 3.2)
Junctional rhythm 1 0.5 (0.5 – 1.5)
Complete A-V block 1 0.5 (0.5 – 1.5)
Premature ventricular contractions 1 0.5 (0.5 – 1.5)
Total 53 27.3 (21.0 – 33.6)
  1. CI confidence interval, A-V atrio-ventricular
  2. aPercentage is based on the total number of children in the study (194)