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.
Everything you wanted to know about atrial fibrillation and flutter…and then some more!
What do you do when you get to the end of the ventricular tachycardia algorithm your patient is still in Ventricular tachycardia (VT or V-Tach). You are now off the map of ACLS and in the middle of a V-Tach Storm.