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*  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 ...
*  E/A ratio
Heart rate & rhythm - loss of a normal atrial rhythm e.g. atrial fibrillation will cause loss of the A wave. The height of the ... The late phase is dependent upon atrial contraction and is therefore absent in patients with atrial fibrillation due to the ... This is referred to as "Atrial Kick". The velocity of the blood filling the ventricle in this step is the "A" (for atrial) ... The A peak arises due to atrial contraction, forcing approximately 15-20% of stroke volume into the ventricle. The deceleration ...
*  Discovery and development of direct Xa inhibitors
It is also used to treat atrial fibrillation to lower the risk of stroke caused by a blood clot. Another indication is a ...
*  Flecainide
It is used to treat a variety of cardiac arrhythmias including paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (episodic irregular heartbeat ... flecainide is safe and effective for the management of atrial fibrillation". Eurospace. 13 (2): 161-173. doi:10.1093/europace/ ... "Mechanism of flecainide's rate-dependent actions on action potential duration in canine atrial tissue". J Pharmacol Exp Ther. ...
*  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 ...
*  Silent stroke
Atrial fibrillation (AF): atrial fibrillation (irregular heartbeat) is associated with a doubled risk for silent stroke. ... Kalantarian S, Ay H, Gollub RL, Lee H, Retzepi K, Mansour M, Ruskin JN (4 Nov 2014). "Association Between Atrial Fibrillation ...
*  Disopyramide
This provides a possible treatment for atrial and ventricular fibrillation, as it restores pacemaker control of the tissue to ...
*  Dofetilide
November 2008). "Efficacy and safety of dofetilide in patients with atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter". J Interv Card ... hence its effectiveness in the treatment of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. Dofetilide does not affect Vmax (the slope ... A new antiarrhythmic agent approved for conversion and/or maintenance of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter". Drugs Today. 36 ( ... Dofetilide is used for the maintenance of sinus rhythm in individuals prone to the occurrence of atrial fibrillation and ...
*  Tedisamil
... including atrial fibrillation. In atrial fibrillation, there is continual quivering of the atria as contraction of the muscle ... "Solvay Pharmaceuticals files Tedisamil, a new cardiometabolic product for the treatment of atrial fibrillation and atrial ... "Safety and Efficacy of Intravenously Administered Tedisamil for Rapid Conversion of Recent-Onset Atrial Fibrillation or Atrial ... 1959). "Atrial Fibrillation as a Self-Sustaining Arrhythmia Independent of Focal Discharge". Am Heart J. 58: 59-70. doi:10.1016 ...
*  CHA2DS2-VASc score
link) National Clinical Guideline Centre (June 2014). "Atrial Fibrillation: The Management of Atrial Fibrillation". London: ... "Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation: the Task Force for the Management of Atrial Fibrillation of the European ... "Atrial fibrillation: management , Guidance and guidelines , NICE". www.nice.org.uk. June 2014. Retrieved 12 February 2017. ... Proietti M, Senoo K, Lane DA, Lip GY (Apr 2016). "Major Bleeding in Patients with Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation: Impact of ...
*  Nicholas Kounis
1975; 231: 734-5. Micturition syncope, hypokalemia, and atrial fibrillation. Kounis NG, Kenmure AC. JAMA 1976; 236: 954 " ...
*  Supraventricular tachycardia
Atrial origin: Ectopic (unifocal) atrial tachycardia (EAT) Multifocal atrial tachycardia (MAT) Atrial fibrillation with rapid ... There are four main types: atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), atrial flutter, and Wolff- ... atrial fibrillation. Atrial flutter is also not necessarily a tachycardia unless the AV node permits a ventricular response ... For atrial fibrillation calcium channel blockers or beta blockers may be used. Long term some people benefit from blood ...
*  Masonic Medical Research Laboratory
In 2007 MMRL researchers studied atrial-selective sodium channel block as a strategy to manage atrial fibrillation. They later ... as an atrial selective sodium channel blocker capable of suppressing atrial fibrillation in experimental models. In 2012 they ... Atrial-selective inhibition of sodium channel current by Wenxin Keli is effective in suppressing atrial fibrillation. Heart ... A computer model of atrial fibrillation. Am Heart J 1964;67:200-220. Sicouri S, Antzelevitch C. A subpopulation of cells with ...
*  James L. Cox
... which was recognized as the first cure for atrial fibrillation. From 1990 to 1997 he was Evarts A. Graham Professor of Surgery ... "The surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation. III. Development of a definitive surgical procedure". J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. ... surgeon and medical innovator best known for the development of the Cox maze procedure for treatment of atrial fibrillation in ...
*  Jack Corrigan (sportscaster)
He was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation. [1] (accessed February 28, 2010) Brad Herzog Play Ball! Cornell Alumni Magazine, ...
*  Dronedarone
It was recommended as an alternative to amiodarone for the treatment of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter in people whose ... an amiodarone analog for the treatment of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter". Ann Pharmacother. 41 (4): 599-605. doi: ... Effect of Dronedarone on Cardiovascular Events in Atrial Fibrillation.Stefan H. Hohnloser, M.D., Harry J.G.M. Crijns, M.D., ... The approval is for "treatment of patients with a history of, or current atrial fibrillation to reduce their risk of ...
*  Rivaroxaban
In those with non-valvular atrial fibrillation it appears to be as effective as warfarin in preventing nonhemorrhagic strokes ... On November 4, 2011, the U.S. FDA approved rivaroxaban for stroke prevention in people with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. ... Turpie AG (January 2008). "New oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation". European Heart Journal. 29 (2): 155-65. doi:10.1093 ... "Rivaroxaban versus Warfarin in Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation". The New England Journal of Medicine. Massachusetts Medical ...
*  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 ...
*  Ira S. Nash
Maddox TM, Nash IS, Fuster V. Economic costs of atrial fibrillation, in Natale A, ed. Atrial Fibrillation: from Bench to ... "Multimodal characterization of a large right atrial mass after surgical repair of an atrial septal defect". 73 (8). December ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Atrial fibrillation (afib or AF) - Fibrillation of the atria is fairly common and more common with increased age and overall ... Ventricular fibrillation - Ventricular fibrillation is fibrillation of the ventricles of the heart. Rhythmic contraction is ... As the name implies, a defibrillator is used to stop fibrillation of the heart. It can be used to cardiovert atrial ... It often degenerates to atrial fibrillation. Heart block - A decrease in the ability of the conduction system to transmit ...
*  Greenberg-Hastings cellular automaton
doi:10.1016/0167-2789(90)90101-T. G. K. Moe; W. C. Rheinboldt; J. A. Abildskov (1964). "A computer model of atrial fibrillation ...
*  Long-term effects of alcohol consumption
Alcohol consumption increases the risk of atrial fibrillation, a type of abnormal heart rhythm. This remains true even at ... Larsson, Susanna C.; Drca, Nikola; Wolk, Alicja (July 2014). "Alcohol Consumption and Risk of Atrial Fibrillation". Journal of ...
*  Cardiac transient outward potassium current
Current in Human Atrial Fibrillation. Their Possible Role in Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation". Journal of Molecular and ... There is correlation between decreased Ito1 density and atrial fibrillation. An increase in the Ito1 density caused by a ...
*  Pfizer
Toviaz (fesoterodine) for overactive bladder (OAB). Tikosyn (dofetilide) for atrial fibrillation and flutter. Vfend ( ...
*  Framingham Heart Study
Some genes increase risk of atrial fibrillation. Risk of poor memory is increased in middle aged men and women if the parents ...
*  Shimmer Sensing
The Shimmer3 ECG unit can be applied to a variety of applications such as heart function monitoring , atrial fibrillation , ...
*  ZC3HC1
"Association of genetic variants with atrial fibrillation". Biomedical Reports. 4 (2): 178-182. doi:10.3892/br.2015.551. PMC ... with altered carotid intima-media thickness in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and with altered risk of atrial fibrillation ...