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Medical emergencies: atrial fibrillation and myocardial infarction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23210559     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In this, the first of two article on medical emergencies, we discuss the definitions, epidemiology, pathophysiology, acute and chronic management of atrial fibrillation and acute myocardial necrosis in the peri-operative and intensive care settings.
K Somasundaram; J Ball
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Anaesthesia     Volume:  68 Suppl 1     ISSN:  1365-2044     ISO Abbreviation:  Anaesthesia     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-05     Completed Date:  2013-01-29     Revised Date:  2013-05-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370524     Medline TA:  Anaesthesia     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  84-101     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Anaesthesia © 2012 The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.
St George's Hospital, London, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Acute Coronary Syndrome / therapy
Atrial Fibrillation / drug therapy,  epidemiology,  physiopathology,  surgery,  therapy*
Biological Markers
Coronary Angiography
Emergency Medical Services / methods*
First Aid
Myocardial Infarction / drug therapy,  epidemiology,  physiopathology,  surgery,  therapy*
Myocardial Revascularization
Risk Assessment
Thromboembolism / epidemiology,  physiopathology,  therapy
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Biological Markers
Comment In:
Anaesthesia. 2013 May;68(5):545-6   [PMID:  23573864 ]

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