21.10.2016

Vorhofflimmern: Orale Antikoagulation bei Kardioversion

Arzt hält ein Elektroden für eine Kardioversion in Händen.

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Die elektrische Kardioversion erfolgt unter kontinuierlicher EKG-Überwachung.

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