atrial fibrillation

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Noun1.atrial fibrillation - fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heartatrial fibrillation - fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart
arrhythmia, cardiac arrhythmia - an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
fibrillation - muscular twitching involving individual muscle fibers acting without coordination
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fibrillazione atriale
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In our patient, the a Holter monitor showed paroxysmal atrial fibrillation that could cause systemic embolism and no stenotic lesion was observed on cerebral and carotid-vertebral CT angiography.
Assessment of atrial electromechanical coupling and influential factors in nonrheumatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Clin Cardiol 2008; 31: 74-8.
Autonomic tone variations before the onset of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Circulation 2002; 105: 2753-9.
Hoffmann, "Suppression of concealed pulmonary vein bigeminy by atrial pacing in a patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation," Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, vol.
Previous clinical studies have shown electrocardiographic PWD to be a predictor of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation [10].
Li, "Multi-scale wavelet entropy based method for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation recognition," Space Medicine and Medical Engineering, vol.
Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. QJM 2011; 94:665-678.
Medical company CardioFocus Inc on Wednesday announced the execution of the successful controlled launch of the HeartLight System for the treatment of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF).
In this trial, CB ablation was not inferior to RF ablation with respect to efficacy for the treatment of patients with drug-refractory paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, and there was no significant difference between the two methods for overall safety.
Cryoballoon or radiofrequency ablation for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. N Engl J Med 2016; 374:2235-2245.
Around 200 of the subjects had been previously diagnosed with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation 6 abnormal heartbeat.
In fact, this approach has been shown to successfully detect atrial fibrillation in subjects with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation with greater accuracy than traditional 24/7 ECG monitoring.