Comparative efficacy of monophasic and biphasic waveforms for transthoracic cardioversion of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Electric Countershock

abstract

  • When used to cardiovert atrial arrhythmias, the rectilinear biphasic waveform was associated with higher success rates and lower cumulative energies than the monophasic damped sine waveform.

publication date

  • February 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ahj.2004.07.007

PubMed ID

  • 15846271

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 316

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 149

number

  • 2