TITLE

Refractory atrial fibrillation following tube thoracostomy

AUTHOR(S)
Kuo-Feng Hsu; Han-Bin Wang; Chung-Bao Hsieh
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/23/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 3, p280
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Refractory atrial fibrillation following tube thoracostomy," by Kuo-Feng Hsu, Han-Bin Wang and Chung-Bao Hsieh that appeared at www.cmaj.ca. It discusses a case study of a 54-year-old man showing atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response of 150 to 160 beats per minute in lead II after insertion of chest tubes. It states that a computed tomography was utilized to diagnose the patient's illness.
ACCESSION #
48490107

 

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