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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation is a leading preventable cause of recurrent stroke for which early detection and treatment are… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This chapter about antithrombotic therapy in atrial fibrillation (AF) is part of the American College of Chest Physicians… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES We compared ablation strategy with antiarrhythmic drug therapy (ADT) in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background—The pulmonary veins (PVs) have been demonstrated to often play an important role in generating atrial fibrillation (AF… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a ubiquitous yet diverse cardiac arrhythmia whose incidence increases with age; with most forms of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
On the basis of the known electrophysiologic mechanisms of atrial fibrillation, multiple surgical procedures were designed and… Expand
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