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Synonyms for atrial fibrillation
atri·al fib·ril·la·tion

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  1. atrial fibrillationnoun

    AF, afib, a-fib

  2. atrial fibrillationnoun

    A cardiac arrhythmia (abnormal heart rhythm) that involves the two upper chambers (atria) of the heart.

    AF, a-fib, afib

Princeton's WordNet

  1. atrial fibrillationnoun

    fibrillation of the muscles of the atria of the heart

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  1. Lloyd Minor:

    Atrial fibrillation is just the beginning, as this study opens the door to further research into wearable technologies and how they might be used to prevent disease before it strikes.

  2. Marco Perez:

    And we found that 84 % of the time, the patch monitor and Apple Watch showed the user was having atrial fibrillation at the exact same time.

  3. Gregory Marcus:

    Our results show that the occurrence of atrial fibrillation might be neither random nor unpredictable, instead, there may be identifiable and modifiable ways of preventing an acute heart arrhythmia episode.

  4. Mitesh Patel:

    The study detected a low rate of atrial fibrillation in the overall population(.052 %) but the rates were higher in older patients with 1.3 % in ages 55 to 64 and 3.14 % in age 65 or older, so future work should consider which populations of patients are most appropriate for this method of screening.

  5. Philip Nimoityn:

    Hiccups can be precipitated by a lot of factors, including various stresses, and so can atrial fibrillation. It’s possible that whatever set off one set off the other, but they are not necessarily directly related.

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