Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Known as: FIBRILLATION PAROXYSMAL ATRIAL, ATRIAL FIBRILLATION PAROXYSMAL, Fibrillation, paroxysmal atrial 
A disorder characterized by an electrocardiographic finding of episodic atrial fibrillation with abrupt onset and termination.
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Current guidelines recommend pulmonary-vein isolation by means of catheter ablation as treatment for drug-refractory… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF) naturally progresses toward chronic AF at an estimated rate of 15% to 30% over a 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND There are no data to evaluate the relationship between autonomic nerve function modification and recurrent atrial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • F Sacher, P Jaïs, +5 authors Jacques Clémenty
  • Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux
  • 2004
UNLABELLED Catheter ablation techniques for atrial fibrillation have undergone an extensive evolution, starting with linear… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) can be eliminated with continuous circular lesions (CCLs) around the pulmonary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Segmental ostial catheter ablation (SOCA) to isolate the pulmonary veins (PVs) and left atrial catheter ablation (LACA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Mechanisms favoring the occurrence of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) are complex and poorly defined. This study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Electrophysiological characteristics of atrial cells (action potential duration and refractoriness, conduction speed) are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia are recognized clinically when patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The incidence of embolic complications among 426 patients with initial paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) was analysed. A… (More)
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