Atrial fibrillation

Nijjer, Sukhjinder S.; Lefroy, David C.
May 2012
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);May2012 Supplement, pC69
Academic Journal
The article addresses the most common arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, which is associated with many medical conditions. It is chronic in most patients and requires regular follow up and review of management. Listed are some of the common conditions associated with atrial fibrillation. The article also briefly discusses management strategies, anticoagulation, rhythm control strategy, drug cardioversion, electrical cardioversion, rate control strategy and catheter ablation.


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