Atrial Fibrillation

(AF; A Fib) Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a rapid, irregular atrial rhythm aperiodic. Symptoms include palpitations and sometimes weakness, exercise intolerance, dyspnea, and syncope. Often atrial thrombi pose a significant risk of embolic stroke form. The diagnosis results from the ECG. The therapy comprises a drug control heart rate, thromboprophylaxis with anticoagulants and in some cases, a conversion to sinus rhythm. This can be done with medication or electrical cardioversion….

September 3, 2018