fibrillation increases into the ninth decade of life. Although atrial fibrillation increases stroke incidence in the absence of overt coronary heart disease or
Editorials C ommon clinical wisdom has it that the occurrence of pulmonary embolism engenders any atrial fibrillation that may accompany it.
ACCF/AHA/HRS Focused Update 2011 ACCF/AHA/HRS Focused Update on the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation (Updating the 2006 Guideline)
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; Thomas Crawford, MD; and Rakesh Latchamsetty, MD July, 2011
X-Plain Atrial Fibrillation Reference Summary Introduction Atrial fibrillation is a common heart condition that affects approximately 2.5 million Americans every year.
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.
Normally, your heart contracts and relaxes to a regular beat. Certain cells in your heart make electric signals that cause the heart to contract and pump blood.
Conquering Atrial Fibrillation with Catheter Ablation By Robert S. Fishel, M.D., FACC cover story ABLATION OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION Atrial fibrillation is the most common serious cardiac arrhythmia in existence.
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 ...
Posted: May 20, 2010 Cryoablation for Atrial Fibrillation May 10 1 National Medical Policy Subject: Cryoablation for Atrial Fibrillation Policy Number: NMP 175 Effective Date*: May 2010 This National Medical Policy is subject to the terms in the IMPORTANT NOTICE at the end of this document ...