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*  Management of atrial fibrillation
2007). "Dronedarone for maintenance of sinus rhythm in atrial fibrillation or flutter". N. Engl. J. Med. 357 (10): 987-99. doi: ... 2005). "Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Study (LAAOS): results of a randomized controlled pilot study of left atrial appendage ... 2003). "Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Study (LAAOS): a randomized clinical trial of left atrial appendage occlusion during ... Stroke Risk in Atrial Fibrillation Working Group (2007). "Independent predictors of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation ...
*  Tachycardia
Adrenergic storm Alcohol Amphetamine Anaemia Antiarrhythmic agents Anxiety Atrial fibrillation Atrial flutter Atrial ... vena cava Atrial fibrillation Atrial flutter AV nodal reentrant tachycardia Accessory pathway mediated tachycardia Atrial ... Atrial fibrillation is one of the most common cardiac arrhythmias. In general, it is an irregular, narrow complex rhythm. ... Presented order of most to least common, they are: Narrow complex Sinus tachycardia, which originates from the sino-atrial (SA ...
*  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 ... Swarup V. "Stable Atrial Fibrillation Rotors and Focal Sources Lie in Diverse Bi-Atrial Locations Often Remote from the ... Letsas KP; Weber R; Bürkle G; Mihas CC; Minners J; Kalusche D; Arentz T (2009). "Pre-ablative predictors of atrial fibrillation ...
*  Heart block
This includes retrograde conduction from the ventricles, ectopic atrial beats, atrial fibrillation, and atrial flutter. The ... thus delaying atrial depolarization. By contrast, an AV block occurs in the AV node and delays ventricular depolarization. The ...
*  Heart arrhythmia
Wandering atrial pacemaker Atrial tachycardia Multifocal atrial tachycardia Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) Atrial flutter ... Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter resulted in 112,000 deaths in 2013, up from 29,000 in 1990. Sudden cardiac death is the ... Supraventricular tachycardias include atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. ... Transesophageal atrial stimulation can differentiate between atrial flutter, AV nodal reentrant tachycardia and orthodromic ...
*  Atrial flutter
Type I atrial flutter, also known as common atrial flutter or typical atrial flutter, has an atrial rate of 240 to 340 beats/ ... Type I flutter is further divided into two subtypes, known as counterclockwise atrial flutter and clockwise atrial flutter ... Counterclockwise atrial flutter (known as cephalad-directed atrial flutter) is more commonly seen. The flutter waves in this ... Flutter waves may not be evident on an ECG in atypical forms of atrial flutter. Individual flutter waves may be symmetrical, ...
*  Coronary artery bypass surgery
Post-operative atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. Anemia - secondary to blood loss, plus the anemia of inflammation, ... Leitch, JW; Thomson, D; Baird, DK; Harris, PJ (1990). "The importance of age as a predictor of atrial fibrillation and flutter ...
*  Diltiazem
Atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter is another indication. The initial bolus should be 0.25 mg/kg, intravenous (IV). Because ... "Acute Ventricular Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation : IV Combination of Diltiazem and Digoxin vs IV Diltiazem Alone". Chest. ...
*  Cavo-tricuspid isthmus
It is a target for ablation for treating atrial flutter.. ...
*  Concealed conduction
Another variation on this concept is seen in atrial flutter. As a result of the rapid atrial rate, some of the atrial activity ... the PVC does not cause an atrial contraction, because the retrograde impulse from the PVC does not completely penetrate the AV ... fails to get through the AV node in an antegrade direction but can alter the rate at which a subsequent atrial impulse is ...
*  Catheter ablation
For atrial flutter, single procedure success is 88% to 95% (95% CI) and multiple procedure success is 95% to 99% (95% CI). For ... One reason for this may be that once the heart has undergone atrial remodeling as in the case of chronic atrial fibrillation ... atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardias (SVT) and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. If not controlled, arrhythmias increase ... "Meta-analysis of ablation of atrial flutter and supraventricular tachycardia". The American Journal of Cardiology. 104 (5): 671 ...
*  Cardiology
Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter resulted in 112,000 deaths in 2013, up from 29,000 in 1990. Sudden cardiac death is the ... Supraventricular tachycardias include atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. ... Also, a balloon atrial septostomy can be done to fix DORV with the Taussig-Bing anomaly. There are two different types of ... The temporary procedure is to create an atrial septal defect (ASD). A permanent fix is more complicated and involves ...
*  Electrocardiography
Rhythm disturbances/ Arrhythmias: Atrial fibrillation & atrial flutter without rapid ventricular response Premature atrial ... pattern with QRS complexes is the hallmark of atrial flutter Sine wave pattern is the hallmark of ventricular flutter Absent P ... "Atrial flutter EKG can be useless without the proper electrophysiological basis". International Journal of Cardiology. 179: 68- ... particularly atrial flutter, AV nodal reentrant tachycardia and orthodromic atrioventricular reentrant tachycardia. It can also ...
*  3-methylbutanal reductase
Bertaglia E, Shah D (2005). "Typical atrial flutter ablation and the risk of postablation atrial fibrillation". Ital. Heart. J ...
*  P wave (electrocardiography)
... a saw tooth shaped baseline suggests the flutter waves of atrial flutter. With either of these rhythms, if the ventricular rate ... The P wave in the ECG represents atrial depolarization, which results in atrial contraction, or atrial systole. The P wave is a ... atrial rhythm if the rate is ≤100) or multifocal atrial tachycardia if the rate is over 100. This appears particularly commonly ... Bifid P waves (known as P mitrale) indicate left-atrial abnormality - e.g. dilatation or hypertrophy. If at least three ...
*  Chance the Rapper
He rediscovered his faith when his daughter was born with atrial flutter. Speaking about the situation, Bennett said "[I just] ...
*  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 ... atrial) arrhythmogenesis and inhibited atrioventricular conduction (for example paroxysmal atrial tachycardia with A-V block - ...
*  Friðrik Erlendur Stefánsson
In 2007 Friðrik had a heart surgery to correct an atrial flutter problem. In the previous years he had collapsed twice while ...
*  Medicinal plants
Digoxin is used to treat atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter and sometimes heart failure. Polyphenols of several classes are ...
*  Supraventricular tachycardia
... atrial tachycardia (EAT) Multifocal atrial tachycardia (MAT) Atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response Atrial flutter ... A-flutter is often regular in comparison to its irregular counterpart, atrial fibrillation. Atrial flutter is also not ... Atrial flutter, is caused by a re-entry rhythm in the atria, with a regular atrial rate often of about 300 beats per minute. On ... There are four main types: atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT), atrial flutter, and Wolff- ...
*  Ibutilide
It appears to show better results in atrial flutter as compared to atrial fibrillation. Unlike most other Class III ... A class III rapidly acting antidysrhythmic for atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter. Journal of Emergency Medicine January ... This is also approximately close to patients with atrial fibrillation and flutter. Ibutilide has a high systemic plasma ... Howard, P.A., Ibutilide: An antiarrhythmic agent for the treatment of atrial fibrillation or flutter. Annals of Pharmacotherapy ...
*  Defibrillation threshold
... atrial flutter, atrial fibrillation, ventricular fibrillation. The highest amount of energy that an external defibrillator can ... Other common scenarios are restoring normal rhythm from atrial flutter, ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation. ... required to break atrial fibrillation and restore normal sinus rhythm. ...
*  Celivarone
... suggesting it may be most effective at targeting atrial arrhythmias like atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. These ... Mutations cause many arrhythmic conditions, including atrial fibrillation (AF), atrial flutter (AFl), and ventricular ... conditions are characterized by rapid atrial rates, 400-600 bpm for atrial fibrillation and 150-300 bpm for atrial flutter. ... Double-blind Dose-ranging Study of the Efficacy and Safety of SSR149744C in Patients with Recent Atrial Fibrillation/Flutter [ ...
*  Sonic weapon
Heart rate patterns following vibroacoustic stimulation has resulted in serious negative consequences such as atrial flutter ...
*  Atrioventricular node
... such as atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter. The AV node's normal intrinsic firing rate without stimulation (such as that ... 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 ... October 2001). "ACC/AHA/ESC guidelines for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation" (PDF). Journal of the American ...
*  Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome
AV node blockers should be avoided in atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter with WPW or history of it; this includes adenosine ... In situations where the atria generate excessively rapid electrical activity (such as atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter), ... People with atrial fibrillation and rapid ventricular response are often treated with amiodarone or procainamide to stabilize ... For instance, in the example above, if an individual had an atrial rate of 300 beats per minute, the accessory bundle may ...