[Auricular vulnerability: what information can be obtained from the study of auricular vulnerability? How to perform this study?].

@article{Heuzey1997AuricularVW,
  title={[Auricular vulnerability: what information can be obtained from the study of auricular vulnerability? How to perform this study?].},
  author={Jean-Yves le Heuzey and Olivier Piot and Xavier Copie and T K Lavergne and Louis Guize},
  journal={Annales de cardiologie et d'angeiologie},
  year={1997},
  volume={46 10},
  pages={679-81}
}
The factors involved in atrial vulnerability are the presence of intra-atrial conduction disorders and abnormalities of refractory periods which are short, dispersed and poorly adapted to heart rate. All these factors are arrthythmogenic. The main value of the study of atrial vulnerability consists of investigation of unexplained ischaemic cerebrovascular… CONTINUE READING