What are the indications for use of internal synchronized electrical cardioversion?

Updated: Nov 28, 2018
  • Author: Sean C Beinart, MD, MSc, FACC, FHRS; Chief Editor: Jose M Dizon, MD  more...
  • Print
Answer

Answer

Internal cardioversion for atrial fibrillation can be used in patients whose arrhythmia is resistant to external cardioversion or is inadvertently induced during an electrophysiologic study.


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!