Biomedical Engineering

, Volume 50, Issue 3, pp 179–183 | Cite as

Impact of Electrode Size on the Efficacy of Electrical Cardioversion for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation

  • V. A. Vostrikov
  • K. V. Razumov
  • B. B. Gorbunov
Article

The impact of electrode size on transthoracic impedance and the dose-dependent efficacy of electrical cardioversion for elimination of atrial fibrillation persisting up to 48 hours in patients with ischemic heart disease was tested.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. A. Vostrikov
    • 1
  • K. V. Razumov
    • 2
  • B. B. Gorbunov
    • 3
  1. 1.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical UniversityMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Pirogov First Municipal HospitalMoscowRussia
  3. 3.National Research University of Electronic TechnologyMoscowRussia

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