Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Heart Rate Variability and Procedural Outcome in Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation

Buy Article:

$52.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

In patients with normal hearts, increased vagal tone is associated with onset of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF). Vagal denervation of the atria renders AF less inducible. Circumferential pulmonary vein isolation (CPVI) is effective for treating paroxysmal and persistent AF, and has been shown to impact heart rate variability (HRV) indices, in turn, reflecting vagal denervation. We examined the impact of CPVI on HRV indices, and evaluated the relationship between vagal modification and AF recurrence.
No References
No Citations
No Supplementary Data
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: atrial fibrillation; autonomic nervous system; catheter ablation; heart rate variability

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: January 1, 2014

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more