Transthoracic cardioversion of atrial fibrillation: Comparison of rectilinear biphasic versus damped sine wave monophasic shocks Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Electric Countershock

abstract

  • For transthoracic cardioversion of atrial fibrillation, rectilinear biphasic shocks have greater efficacy (and require less energy) than damped sine wave monophasic shocks.

publication date

  • March 21, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10725288

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1282

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 101

number

  • 11