Effect of experimentally induced atrial fibrillation on coronary circulation in dogs

@article{Wichmann1983EffectOE,
  title={Effect of experimentally induced atrial fibrillation on coronary circulation in dogs},
  author={Dr. J. Wichmann and Georg Ertl and Gerda Rudolph and Kurt Kochsiek},
  journal={Basic Research in Cardiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={78},
  pages={473-491}
}
The influence of atrial fibrillation on coronary circulation was studied in 21 anesthetized open-chest dogs. Atrial fibrillation was induced either by local application of acetylcholine (10% in normal saline) on the left atrial appendage or by electric stimulation (2–7 volts, 2 ms, 50 Hz). When atrial fibrillation was induced (n=10), mean aortic pressure… CONTINUE READING