Cerebral thromboembolization after cardioversion of atrial fibrillation in patients without transesophageal echocardiographic findings of left atrial thrombus

Am Heart J. 1993 Sep;126(3 Pt 1):722-4. doi: 10.1016/0002-8703(93)90430-h.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Alcoholism / complications
  • Alcoholism / diagnostic imaging
  • Atrial Fibrillation / complications*
  • Atrial Fibrillation / diagnostic imaging
  • Atrial Fibrillation / epidemiology
  • Atrial Fibrillation / therapy
  • Echocardiography*
  • Electric Countershock*
  • Esophagus
  • Heart Atria / diagnostic imaging
  • Heart Diseases / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis / diagnostic imaging
  • Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis / epidemiology
  • Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis / etiology*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Risk Factors
  • Thrombosis / diagnostic imaging*