It’s well accepted that the window for acute atrial fibrillation cardioversion of atrial fibrillation ends at 48 hours post onset. We did a whole episode on that very point. The 48 hour window is now being challenged by the biggest study to date looking at this topic. http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/A_fib_cardioversion_.output.mp3 DIRECT DOWNLOAD Time to Cardioversion for Acute Atrial Fibrillation and …
Is it safe to cardiovert a hemodynamically stable patient with recent onset atrial fibrillation? The evidence says yes, but not everyone is a believer.
What is the risk of sudden death in a marathon? How should you approach the sports physical? Are athletes’ EKGs different?
Everything you wanted to know about atrial fibrillation and flutter…and then some more!
Curbside consult with electrophysiologist Randy Jones MD about the fine points of atrial fibrillation managment.