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of or relating to a cavity or chamber in the body (especially one of the upper chambers of the heart)

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Compared to people who didn't develop atrial fibrillation, those who did had a tripled risk of dying during the study period, researchers report in Circulation, The telegraph reported.
Patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation have a five-fold increased risk of stroke compared to those without atrial fibrillation, said lead author Dr Steffen Christow, a cardiologist at Hospital Ingolstadt GmbH, Ingolstadt, Germany.
sup][1],[2],[3] It has been demonstrated that changes in atrial size and fibrosis cause dispersion of refractoriness and alterations in atrial conduction.
Atrial fibrillation (afib) is a common heart rhythm disturbance that gets a lot of attention in Heart Advisor and other sources.
Keywords: Windsock, Chicken wing, Cauliflower, Swan neck, Computed, Tomography Coronary Angiography, Left atrial appendage.
Symptoms as a result of atrial fibrillation are determined by multiple factors, including the underlying cardiac status, the rapid ventricular rate, and loss of atrial contraction.
The rhythm is totally irregular at a rate of 103 beats/min and originally was read as atrial fibrillation.
Most cardiac thrombi originate from the left atrial appendage.
Atrial fibrillation (AF),is a well-established risk factor for thromboembolic events.
Fisher's exact test was used to compare the frequency of atrial fibrillation by gender, whereas the Mann-Whitney-Wilcoxon test was used to compare the median age and tumor size in patients with and patients without atrial fibrillation.
Interestingly, the incidence of new-onset atrial fibrillation seems higher in patients after transcatheter patent foramen ovale closure and higher likelihood to be associated with the use of larger devices (7, 8).
This medication is approved to treat paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (intermittent), persistent atrial fibrillation, or atrial flutter.
CHICAGO -- Pacemaker-detected asymptomatic atrial high-rate episodes in patients with no history of atrial fibrillation were associated with a 2.
I've heard them used interchangeably but I thought atrial flutter was a less serious condition.
Summary: 1 Mission 1 Million EoACAo Getting to the Heart of Stroke Calls on Healthcare Professionals, Professional and Patient Organisations and the Public to Submit Ideas to Increase Awareness and Understanding of Atrial Fibrillation and Its Link to Debilitating Stroke