Pacing in Atrial Fibrillation: Therapies for Rate Control

  • A. Schuchert
Conference paper


Atrial fibrillation is the most common atrial arrhythmia in Western Europe. It is associated with a poor prognosis and increasing costs for the health care system [1].


Atrial Fibrillation Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Persistent Atrial Fibrillation Ventricular Pace Ventricular Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Schuchert
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  1. 1.Medical Clinic IIIHamburg-Eppendorf University HospitalHamburgGermany

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