Electrophysiological characteristics of the Marshall bundle in humans.

BACKGROUND Marshall bundles (MBs) are the muscle bundles within the ligament of Marshall. OBJECTIVE This trial sought to the electrophysiological characteristics of the MB and the anatomical connections between MB and left atrium (LA) in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation (AF). METHODS We enrolled 72 patients (male:female 59:13, age 59.9 +/- 9… CONTINUE READING