Published in Medical Devices and Surgical Technology Week, March 13th, 2005
"AF leads to electrophysiological changes, but it is not known if similar alterations also appear before the onset of the first episode of AF because invasive electrophysiological studies are not justified in otherwise symptom-free patients," scientists in Germany explained. "To address this question requires a safe method of obtaining atrial electrophysiological parameters at no extra risk or discomfort for the patient."
With this in mind, T. Christ and colleagues at the Dresden University of Technology conducted a study to determine if MAP recording...
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