TITLE

Rhythm control and cardioversion

AUTHOR(S)
Sulke, N.; Sayers, F.; Lip, G. Y. H.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Heart;Jan2007, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on cardioversion, rhythm control, and the treatment for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. It states that the treatment aims to suppress paroxysms of atrial fibrillation and maintain long-term sinus rhythm, to control heart rate during paroxysms of atrial fibrillation if they occur, and to prevent the complications relative with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation such as stroke and tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy.
ACCESSION #
23638012

 

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