in t h e c l inic in the clinic Atrial Fibrillation Diagnosis page ITC5-2 Treatment page ITC5-6 Practice Improvement page ITC5-14 CME Questions page ITC5-16 Section Editors Christine Laine, MD, MPH David Goldmann, MD Physician Writer David J. Callans, MD The content of In the Clinic is drawn ...
X-Plain Atrial Fibrillation Reference Summary Introduction Atrial fibrillation is a common heart condition that affects approximately 2.5 million Americans every year.
Editorials C ommon clinical wisdom has it that the occurrence of pulmonary embolism engenders any atrial fibrillation that may accompany it.
LAF and the Inflammation Connection By Hans R. Larsen MSc ChE From Lone Atrial Fibrillation: Toward a Cure - Volume II (2005) Statin drugs may help prevent atrial fibrillation HONG KONG, CHINA.
983 Original Contributions Atrial Fibrillatio ans an Independent Risk Factor for Stroke: The Framingham Study Philip A. Wolf, MD; Rober Dt . Abbott, PhD an; d William B. Kannel M, D
Atrial Flutter . Atrial Flutter Overview . Atrial flutter is an abnormality in the beating of the heart. Such abnormalities, whether in rhythm of heartbeat or
MEDICAL PROGRESS N Engl J Med, Vol. 344, No. 14 · April 5, 2001 · www.nejm.org · 1067 Medical Progress A TRIAL F IBRILLATION R ODNEY H. F ALK, M.D. From the Section of Cardiology, Boston Medical Center, Boston.
what you need to know about ATRIAL FIBRILLATION CENTER FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION Appointments: 216.444.6697 or 800.223.2273 ext. 49162 The Normal Heart Rhythm The heart pumps blood to the rest of the body.
January 1, 2011 ! Volume 83, Number 1 www.aafp.org/afp American Family Physician 61 Atrial Fibrillation: Diagnosis and Treatment CECILIA GUTIERREZ, MD, and DANIEL G. BLANCHARD, MD, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California A trial ﬁbrillation is the most common cardiac ...
1 The Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation University of Michigan Electrophysiology Service Fred Morady, MD, Hakan Oral MD, Aman Chugh, MD, Frank Pelosi MD, Frank Bogun, MD, Eric Good, DO, Krit Jongnarangsin, MD, Matthew Ebinger, DO, and Thomas Crawford, MD July, 2009 What Is Atrial Fibrillation?