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Predictors of the Atrial Fibrillation Following Catheter Ablation of Typical Atrial Flutter.

Majid Haghjoo 1 , * , Nasim Salem 1 , Masoud Rafati 2 and Amirfarjam Fazelifar 1
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1 Cardiac Electrophysiology Research Center, Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: May 20, 2013, 2 (2); 90-4
  • Published Online: May 20, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 9, 2012
  • Revised: December 27, 2012
  • Accepted: December 27, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.9061

To Cite: Haghjoo M, Salem N, Rafati M, Fazelifar A. Predictors of the Atrial Fibrillation Following Catheter Ablation of Typical Atrial Flutter., Res Cardiovasc Med. 2013 ;2(2):90-4. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.9061.

Abstract
Copyright: Copyright © 0, Research in Cardiovascular Medicine. .
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Material and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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