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Drugs to promote sinus rhythm reversion and maintenance in atrial fibrillation--why amiodarone is better.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12916518     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Authors:
Stanley Nattel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comment; Comparative Study; Editorial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular drugs and therapy / sponsored by the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0920-3206     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Drugs Ther     Publication Date:  2003 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-08-13     Completed Date:  2003-12-02     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8712220     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Drugs Ther     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  5-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Amiodarone / therapeutic use*
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents / therapeutic use*
Atrial Fibrillation / drug therapy,  physiopathology,  therapy*
Calcium Channel Blockers / therapeutic use
Diltiazem / therapeutic use
Electric Countershock
Humans
Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Arrhythmia Agents; 0/Calcium Channel Blockers; 1951-25-3/Amiodarone; 42399-41-7/Diltiazem
Comments/Corrections
Comment On:
Cardiovasc Drugs Ther. 2003 Jan;17(1):31-9   [PMID:  12843685 ]

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