TITLE

THE INTRACAVITARY ELECTROCARDIOGRAM OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION

AUTHOR(S)
Caceres, Cesar A.; Calatayud, Juan B.; Nutter, Donald; Kelser Jr., George A.
PUB. DATE
October 1965
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1965, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p584
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The results of intracavitary ECG studies in 12 subjects with atrial fibrillation, 6 of whom received an antiarrhythmic drug, are presented. The intracavitary ECG provided a clinical method of studying atrial electrical activity in fibrillation. The intracavitary ECG reveals differences in rate and rhythmicity of atrial activity which surface ECG's do not suggest. These observations suggest that the diagnosis and evaluation of therapeutic response in arrhythmias may be facilitated by the use of intracavitary electrocardiograms.
ACCESSION #
16369489

 

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