The right atrial/transoesophagael approach for conversion of atrial fibrillation: a hybrid method for compromise?

@article{Pfeiffer2000TheRA,
  title={The right atrial/transoesophagael approach for conversion of atrial fibrillation: a hybrid method for compromise?},
  author={Dietrich Pfeiffer and Berndt Luderitz},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={21 10},
  pages={785-7}
}
Conversion of atrial fibrillation to normal sinus rhythm should be a highly successful procedure. The method should be safe, take only a few minutes, without the need for general anaesthesia or deep sedation, and on an outpatient basis. Methods of conversion in clinical cardiology do not fulfil these criteria at the present time, as demonstrated by the… CONTINUE READING