[Does the left atrial dimension predict the short-term effect of electric cardioversion?].


The authors evaluate in their retrospective investigation the influence of the left atrium, assessed by echocardiography, on the short-term effect of electric cardioversion in auricular fibrillation. The group comprises 44 patients divided into four groups: ischaemic heart disease, cardiomyopathy and specific myocardial affection, mitral stenosis and… (More)