Does the choice of drug in pharmacologic cardioversion correlate with the guidelines? Systematic review.

@article{Springer2021DoesTC,
  title={Does the choice of drug in pharmacologic cardioversion correlate with the guidelines? Systematic review.},
  author={Janusz Springer and Tomasz Szmuda and Dariusz Kozłowski},
  journal={Advances in clinical and experimental medicine : official organ Wroclaw Medical University},
  year={2021}
}
BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained arrhythmia, the most common cause of supraventricular tachycardia in the global population and the most common arrhythmia requiring treatment in an emergency department. OBJECTIVES To systematically review recent literature and quantify the correlation between the choice of pharmacological cardioversion (PCV) drug and the national or international guidelines. MATERIAL AND METHODS A systematic review was performed in accordance… 

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