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TomHsiung
Tue 18th August '15, 11:15pm
From Marino's ICU Book 4th Edition

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TomHsiung
Tue 18th August '15, 11:38pm
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac rhythm disturbance in clinical practice, and can be:

1.Paroxysmal AF, which resolves spontaneously

2.Recurrent AF, which occurs 2 or more episodes

3.Persistent AF, which present for at least 7 days

and

4.Permanent, which present for at least one year