Newly detected atrial fibrillation following dual chamber pacemaker implantation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
  • Pacemaker, Artificial
  • Risk Assessment

abstract

  • Within 1 year of PPM implantation, AF is detected in 24% of patients without history of AF. In patients with sinus node dysfunction, > or = 50% cumulative right ventricular pacing is associated with a 2-fold increase in risk of developing AF.

publication date

  • December 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1540-8167.2006.00648.x

PubMed ID

  • 17081212

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1323

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 17

number

  • 12