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2012 HRS/EHRA/ECAS Expert Consensus Statement on Catheter and Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: recommendations for patient selection, procedural techniques, patient management and follow-up,
During the past decade, catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF) has evolved rapidly from an investigational procedure to its current status as a commonly performed ablation procedure in manyExpand
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Cardiac Electrophysiology: From Cell to Bedside
PART I - Molecular Bases Of Ion Channel Activity PART II - Biophysics and Regulation of Cardiac Ion Channels PART III - Pharmacology of Cardiac Ion Channels PART IV - Cellular Electrophysiology PARTExpand
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A Novel Form of Short QT Syndrome (SQT3) Is Caused by a Mutation in the KCNJ2 Gene
Short QT syndrome (SQTS) leads to an abbreviated QTc interval and predisposes patients to life-threatening arrhythmias. To date, two forms of the disease have been identified: SQT1, caused by a gainExpand
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Spatial and temporal organization during cardiac fibrillation
Cardiac fibrillation (spontaneous, asynchronous contractions of cardiac muscle fibres) is the leading cause of death in the industrialized world, yet it is not clear how it occurs. It has beenExpand
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Mother rotors and fibrillatory conduction: a mechanism of atrial fibrillation.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia and the major cardiac cause of stroke. Recent studies in patients with paroxysmal AF have shown that the arrhythmia isExpand
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2017 HRS/EHRA/ECAS/APHRS/SOLAECE expert consensus statement on catheter and surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation
Hugh Calkins, MD (Chair), Gerhard Hindricks, MD (Vice-Chair),* Riccardo Cappato, MD (Vice-Chair),3,{ Young-Hoon Kim, MD, PhD (Vice-Chair),4,x Eduardo B. Saad, MD, PhD (Vice-Chair),5,z Luis Aguinaga,Expand
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Extracellular Matrix Promotes Highly Efficient Cardiac Differentiation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells: The Matrix Sandwich Method
Rationale: Cardiomyocytes (CMs) differentiated from human pluripotent stem cells (PSCs) are increasingly being used for cardiovascular research, including disease modeling, and hold promise forExpand
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Human Atrial Action Potential and Ca2+ Model: Sinus Rhythm and Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
Rationale: Understanding atrial fibrillation (AF) requires integrated understanding of ionic currents and Ca2+ transport in remodeled human atrium, but appropriate models are limited. Objective: ToExpand
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Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation: Report From a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Workshop
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute convened an expert panel April 28 to 29, 2008, to identify gaps and recommend research strategies to prevent atrial fibrillation (AF). The panel reviewedExpand
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Spectral Analysis Identifies Sites of High-Frequency Activity Maintaining Atrial Fibrillation in Humans
Background—The identification of sites of dominant activation frequency during atrial fibrillation (AF) in humans and the effect of ablation at these sites have not been reported. Methods andExpand
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