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AF

abbr.
1. air force
2. audio frequency

af

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Afghanistan

AF

abbreviation for
1. Anglo-French
2. (Photography) automatic focus
3. (General Physics) audio frequency
4. (Military) (in Canada) Air Force

AF

1. Air Force.
2. Anglo-French.
3. Asian female.

af-

var. of ad- before f: affect.

Af.

African.

A.F.

or a.f.,

audio frequency.
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Recurrent atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation after catheter ablation of the cavotricuspid isthmus: a very long-term follow-up of 333 patients.
Caption: Figure 5: EKG shows atrial flutter with variable AV block.
After the procedure our patient developed symptomatic paroxysmal episodes of atrial flutter and fibrillation with rapid ventricular response.
(5) For patients with nonvalvular AF and atrial flutter, the guideline recommends using the Birmingham 2009 schema ([CHA.sub.2]D[S.sub.2]-VASc score) (table 1 (15-18)) to estimate thromboembolic risk.
Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter were more common in the odanacatib group, but the difference -was not significant (HR, 1.22; 95% CI, 0.99-1.50; P = .06).
She said: "I've since found out that an atrial flutter often isn't picked up in pregnancy and by the time the baby is born it can be too late.
Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter were more common in the odanacatib group, but the difference was not significant (HR, 1.22; 95% Cl, 0.99-1.50; P = .06).
The main symptom of atrial flutter is a prolonged episode of rapid heartbeats, lasting longer than about of palpitations and sometimes longer than an episode of Afib.
Regular Irregular Narrow QRS Narrow QRS Sinus tachycardia Atrial fibrillation Atrial flutter Atrial flutter/tachy with variable AVJRT (AVNRT, AVRT) AVB Atrial tachycardia Multifocal atrial tachycardia Junctional ectopic tachycardia Ventricular tachycardia Atrial fibrillation with BBB SVT with BBB Atrial flutter, variable AVB + BBB Paced rhythm Pre-excited atrial fibrillation Antidromic AVRT Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia Pre-excited SVT Wide QRS Wide QRS
She said: "The specialist told me I was very lucky not to have lost my sight but I hadn't noticed anything and I wouldn't have found out about the atrial flutter if I hadn't gone to Specsavers."
It explains technical aspects and general concepts of electrophysiologic investigation, sinus node function, atrioventricular conduction, intraventricular conduction disturbances, miscellaneous phenomena related to atrioventricular conduction, ectopic rhythms and premature depolarizations, supraventricular tachycardias, atrial flutter and fibrillation, preexcitation syndromes, recurrent ventricular tachycardia, the evaluation of antiarrhythmic agents, and catheter and surgical ablation in the therapy of arrhythmias.
In recent 2 years, he developed persistent drug refractory atrial flutter with the highest ventricular rate of 210 beats/min.

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