Repolarization recipes for atrial fibrillation: beyond single channel variants.

@article{Darbar2012RepolarizationRF,
  title={Repolarization recipes for atrial fibrillation: beyond single channel variants.},
  author={Dawood Darbar and Babar Parvez and Robert A Abraham},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={59 11},
  pages={1026-8}
}
Atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia, represents a major health burden to people and health care systems within the Western world (1). Given its increasing prevalence with age, coupled with the aging population, the number of Americans affected is expected to surge from approximately 2.3 million in the year 2000 to nearly 16 million by 2050 (2). Until recently, AF was considered to be a sporadic, nongenetic disorder. However, we and others have shown that lone… CONTINUE READING