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*  Management of atrial fibrillation
Stroke Risk in Atrial Fibrillation Working Group (2007). "Independent predictors of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation ... Oct 2010). "Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation: the Task Force for the Management of Atrial Fibrillation of ... 2006). "Clopidogrel plus aspirin versus oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation in the Atrial fibrillation Clopidogrel ... fixed-dose warfarin plus aspirin for high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation: Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation III ...
*  Ventricular fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation Electric shock Flatline Osborn wave Re-entry ventricular arrhythmia Ventricular flutter Baldzizhar, A; ... Ventricular fibrillation is found initially in about 10% of people in cardiac arrest. Ventricular fibrillation can occur due to ... a term that he seems to have used to describe both atrial and ventricular fibrillation. John A. MacWilliam, a physiologist who ... fibrillation was described by Ludwig and Hoffa when they demonstrated the provocation of ventricular fibrillation in an animal ...
*  Radiofrequency ablation
It is used in recurrent atrial flutter (Afl), atrial fibrillation (AF), supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), atrial tachycardia ... Ablation is now the standard treatment for SVT and typical atrial flutter and the technique can also be used in AF, either to ... In 2004, former British prime minister Tony Blair underwent radiofrequency catheter ablation for recurrent atrial flutter. In ... Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT) and some types of ventricular arrhythmia. The energy-emitting probe (electrode) is at the ...
*  Topera Medical
The company uses 3D analysis and mapping to detect the sources of atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and atrial tachycardia ... The data from the workstation is used to help diagnose the source of atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and atrial ... "Treatment of atrial fibrillation by the ablation of localized sources: CONFIRM (Conventional Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation ... Swarup V. "Stable Atrial Fibrillation Rotors and Focal Sources Lie in Diverse Bi-Atrial Locations Often Remote from the ...
*  Heart arrhythmia
Fibrillation can affect the atrium (atrial fibrillation) or the ventricle (ventricular fibrillation): ventricular fibrillation ... atrial fibrillation affects about 2% to 3% of the population. Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter resulted in 112,000 deaths ... Atrial fibrillation affects the upper chambers of the heart, known as the atria. Atrial fibrillation may be due to serious ... Sinus bradycardia Premature atrial contractions (PACs) Wandering atrial pacemaker Atrial tachycardia Multifocal atrial ...
*  Familial atrial fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation also increases the risk of stroke. Complications of familial atrial fibrillation can occur at any age, ... The KCNE2 and KCNJ2 genes are associated with familial atrial fibrillation. A small percentage of all cases of familial atrial ... Researchers are working to determine which genetic changes may influence the risk of atrial fibrillation. Familial atrial ... Most cases of atrial fibrillation are not caused by mutations in a single gene. This condition is often related to structural ...
*  Atrial Fibrillation Association
"Atrial fibrillation - pulse checks on the NHS". Glyn Davies MP. Retrieved 4 June 2013. Official website NHS Choices guidance on ... The aim of the charter is to turn the world's attention to atrial fibrillation and AF-related stroke. Stop Start Campaign - ... In 2011 an All-Party Parliamentary Group on atrial fibrillation (APGAF) was established in partnership with the AF Association ... Sign Against Stroke - Patient organisations from twenty countries produced the Global Atrial Fibrillation Charter. Launched at ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Arrhythmia: Atrial Fibrillation
Journal of Atrial Fibrillation Open Access Journal for Atrial Fibrillation, JAFIB publishes high quality original papers and ... The Mini-Maze and Atrial Fibrillation Comprehensive information regarding atrial fibrillation and treatment options for ... "Health ... Atrial Fibrillation" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ... Atrial Fibrillation Association AFA provides support and information on AF to those affected by this condition and attempts to ...
*  AZD1305
... in atrial myocytes, which aids in suppressing atrial fibrillation. AF and TdP may be induced with L-type calcium channel ... "AZD1305 Exerts Atrial Predominant Electrophysiological Actions and is Effective in Suppressing Atrial Fibrillation and ... Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a form of cardiac arrhythmia that arises with disorganized and rapid action potentials conducted ... specifically atrial fibrillation and flutter. In vitro studies have shown that this combined-ion channel blocker inhibits ...
*  List of OMIM disorder codes
TF Atrial fibrillation; 608583; GJA5 Atrial fibrillation, familial, 3; 607554; KCNQ1 Atrial fibrillation, familial, 4; 611493; ... KCNE2 Atrial fibrillation, familial, 6; 612201; NPPA Atrial fibrillation, familial, 7; 612240; KCNA5 Atrial septal defect 4; ... 611363; TBX20 Atrial septal defect 5; 612794; ACTC1 Atrial septal defect 6; 613087; TLL1 Atrial septal defect with ... TEK Ventricular fibrillation, familial, 1; 603829; SCN5A Ventricular fibrillation, paroxysmal familial, 2; 612956; DPP6 ...
*  Pump thrombosis
Examples: Atrial fibrillation; Infection. 1. Implantation technique. Example: Inflow cannula malposition. 2. Inadequate ...
*  Timeline of cardiovascular disease
"Atrial Fibrillation Association". Retrieved 31 July 2016. "Deaths due to cardiovascular disease". Retrieved 1 July 2016. "Sleep ...
*  Ashman phenomenon
Harrigan, RA; Garg, M (Dec 2013). "An interesting cause of wide complex tachycardia: Ashman's phenomenon in atrial fibrillation ... often seen isolated that is typically seen in atrial fibrillation. It is more often misinterpreted as a premature ventricular ... Gouaux, JL; Ashman, R (Sep 1947). "Auricular fibrillation with aberration simulating ventricular paroxysmal tachycardia". ...
*  Heart Rhythm Society
"Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Campaign". Heart Rhythm Society. Retrieved 23 January 2013. "September is Atrial Fibrillation ... The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), through its efforts during Atrial Fibrillation Awareness (AFib) Month in September and ...
*  Left atrial enlargement
"Left atrial volume predicts cardiovascular events in patients originally diagnosed with lone atrial fibrillation: three-decade ... "Atrial enlargement as a consequence of atrial fibrillation A prospective echocardiographic study". Circulation. 82 (3): 792-7. ... However, if atrial fibrillation is present, a P wave would not be present. In any case, LAE can be diagnosed and measured using ... Also, a study found that LAE can occur as a consequence of atrial fibrillation (AF), although another study found that AF by ...
*  Digoxin
Most frequently it is used for atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and heart failure. Digoxin is taken by mouth or by ... The most common indications for digoxin are atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter with rapid ventricular response, though beta ... November 2000). "Effects of digoxin on acute, atrial fibrillation-induced changes in atrial refractoriness" (pdf). Circulation ... For heart rate control (atrial fibrillation), plasma levels are less defined and are generally titrated to a goal heart rate. ...
*  James Mackenzie (cardiologist)
He had his first heart attack in 1901, and recorded in himself the atrial fibrillation that accompanied this episode. By 1907 ... McMichael J. (July 1981). "Sir James Mackenzie and atrial fibrillation-a new perspective". J R Coll Gen Pract. 31 (228): 402-6 ... Fazekas, T; Liszkai, G; Bielik, H; Lüderitz, B (2003). "[History of atrial fibrillation]". Zeitschrift für Kardiologie. 92 (2 ... Fazekas, Tamás; Liszkai, Gizella (2002). "[History of atrial fibrillation]". Orvosi hetilap. 143 (6) (published Feb 10, 2002). ...
*  Bisphosphonate
Heckbert SR, Li G, Cummings SR, Smith NL, Psaty BM (April 2008). "Use of alendronate and risk of incident atrial fibrillation ... Cummings SR, Schwartz AV, Black DM (May 2007). "Alendronate and atrial fibrillation". N. Engl. J. Med. 356 (18): 1895-6. doi: ... although care must be taken in certain populations at high risk of serious adverse effects from atrial fibrillation (such as ... as a risk factor for atrial fibrillation in women. The inflammatory response to bisphosphonates or fluctuations in calcium ...
*  Steroid use in American football
Sullivan ML, Martinez CM, Gallagher EJ (1999). "Atrial fibrillation and anabolic steroids". The Journal of emergency medicine. ...
*  Betrixaban
Sobieraj-Teague, M.; O'donnell, M.; Eikelboom, J. (2009). "New Anticoagulants for Atrial Fibrillation". Seminars in Thrombosis ... "Oral factor Xa inhibitors for the prevention of stroke in atrial fibrillation". Current Opinion in Cardiology. 25 (4): 312-20. ... and prevention of stroke following atrial fibrillation, with promising results. Betrixaban is currently being studied in a ...
*  Evgeny Pokushalov
"Botox Prevents Atrial Fibrillation: Study". Newsmax.com. Retrieved 2016-08-27. Johnson, Kate. "Can Botulinum Toxin Suppress ...
*  Ectopic pacemaker
Abbott, Louise (December 2012). "Atrial Fibrillation- information, symptoms and treatment". Bupa. Cardiac ectopy Clinical ... An ectopic pacemaker located in the atria is known as an atrial pacemaker and can cause the atrial contraction to be faster. An ... and role of segmental superior vena cava isolation in the treatment of atrial fibrillation". Journal of Electrocardiology. 40 ( ... "Disturbances in Atrial Rhythm and Conduction Following the Surgical Creation of an Atrial Septal Defect by the Blalock-Hanlon ...
*  Cox maze procedure
The Cox maze procedure, also known as maze procedure, is a type of heart surgery for atrial fibrillation. "Maze" refers to the ... cardiac surgery procedure intended to eliminate atrial fibrillation (AF). The first such procedure was performed by Dr. Cox at ... "The surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation. III. Development of a definitive surgical procedure". J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. ... "The Cox maze III procedure for atrial fibrillation: long-term efficacy in patients undergoing lone versus concomitant ...
*  Menarini
"Ranolazine Reduces The Late Recurrences Of Atrial Fibrillation. An Exploratory Analysis Of The Raffaello Study". Treatment of ... pharmacological-atrial fibrillation. 130. November 2014. Retrieved 2016-11-07. "MEN1112, a Novel Humanized De-Fucosylated ...
*  Infectious mononucleosis
Aghenta A; Osowo, A; Thomas, J (May 2008). "Symptomatic atrial fibrillation with infectious mononucleosis". Canadian Family ...
*  Atrioventricular node
... such as atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter. The AV node's normal intrinsic firing rate without stimulation (such as that ... October 2001). "ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation" (PDF). Journal of the American ... This is the property of the AV node that prevents rapid conduction to the ventricle in cases of rapid atrial rhythms, ... It occurs when the atrial depolarization fail to reach the ventricles or is conducted with an abnormally long delay. It can ...
*  Cardiology
... atrial fibrillation affects about 2% to 3% of the population. Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter resulted in 112,000 deaths ... Supraventricular tachycardias include atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. ... Zoni-Berisso, M; Lercari, F; Carazza, T; Domenicucci, S (2014). "Epidemiology of atrial fibrillation: European perspective". ... as atrial fibrillation) and others are common and are a major cause of mortality in elderly people. Vascular disorders such as ...