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Recurrent ventricular tachycardia (VT) and fibrillation (VF), the so-called "electrical storm" (ES) occurs at various stages of acute myocardial infarction (AMI), but its incidence, background, and short-term prognosis remain unclear. Methods and Results: A retrospective observational study was performed using the registry database of the Tokyo CCU Network. The individual data of 6,003 patients with AMI during 2011-2012 was corrected. ES was defined as more than 3 episodes of sustained VT/VFdoi:10.1253/circj.cj-18-0785 fatcat:23u2gskq2bbtbfit4n2n3im6ta