Joseph, Eve
June 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/15/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 9, p944
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Arrhythmia," by Eve Joseph, which appeared online at www.cmaj.ca. The author relates her past experiences regarding heart beat, wherein a cardiologist told her that there is a 50% possibility of having atrial fibrillation when she discontinue to take flecainide and diltiazem. She also mentions some methods to return the heart beat to normal such as the use of defibrillator paddles to shock its rhythm and drug intake to slow its pace.


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