Recent Examples of fibrillation from the Web
The toxin causes arrhythmias and ventricular fibrillation in heart muscles, resulting in a cardiovascular arrest.
Out of 538 strokes, nearly half — 254 — occurred before diagnosis with atrial fibrillation.
The cause was complications from atrial fibrillation, said a son, Isaac Hunt III.
The Apple Heart Study app, for example, can be downloaded to an Apple Watch to identify irregular heart rhythms or point toward serious heart conditions like atrial fibrillation, a leading cause of stroke.
Xarelto is most commonly prescribed to prevent strokes as a result of an irregular heartbeat, a condition called atrial fibrillation.
Current Apple devices already come with heart monitors; but the inclusion of true EKG tech could have far-reaching implications, including for detecting and monitoring atrial fibrillation and other heart conditions.
Sotera Medical in Cleveland will get $150,000 to develop a temporary device that is inserted in the esophagus of patients undergoing treatment for atrial fibrillation.
What makes these findings so intriguing—and potentially important—is that atrial fibrillation is a major risk factor for stroke.
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