Tag: transesophageal echocardiogram

ACUTE Trial Summary: TEE-Guided Cardioversion for AFib

2001 ACUTE TRIAL Use of transesophageal echocardiography to guide cardioversion in patients with atrial fibrillation multicenter, prospective, randomized controlled trial Objective: To compare conventional anticoagulation strategy with the transesophageal echocardiography to guide short-term anticoagulant therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation prescribed with electrical cardioversion 1222 patients Inclusion criteria: Patients aged ≥18 years who had atrial […]