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Ventricular Fibrillation

Known as: FIBRILLATION PAROXYSMAL VENT, Ventricular Fibrillation [Disease/Finding], VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION PAROXYSM 
A potentially lethal cardiac arrhythmia that is characterized by uncoordinated extremely rapid firing of electrical impulses (400-600/min) in HEART… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
BACKGROUND Contemporary clinical risk stratification schemata for predicting stroke and thromboembolism (TE) in patients with… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVE Despite extensive use of oral anticoagulation (OAC) in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and the increased… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
Context Thirteen new randomized, controlled trials are available since a 1999 meta-analysis of antithrombotic agents for stroke… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation (AF) causes substantial morbidity. It is uncertain whether AF is associated with excess mortality… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Unsustained ventricular tachycardia in patients with previous myocardial infarction and left ventricular dysfunction… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND In this study we tested the hypothesis that atrial fibrillation (AF) causes electrophysiological changes of the atrial… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The impact of nonrheumatic atrial fibrillation, hypertension, coronary heart disease, and cardiac failure on stroke incidence was… Expand
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Review
1982
Review
1982
Myocardial ischemia has, for many decades, been viewed as an all‐or‐none process that causes myocardial necrosis when prolonged… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Ventricular fibrillation is the likely mechanism for sudden death and the leading cause of fatality among patients with coronary… Expand
Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
We have derived, by using simple considerations, a relation between the diffusion constant D in a liquid of hard spheres and the… Expand
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