Atrial Fibrillation: Flec-SL trial proves efficacy of short-term antiarrhythmic drug treatment

18.06.2012

Short-term antiarrhythmic drug treatment after cardioversion is nearly as effective in preventing recurrences of atrial fibrillation as long-term treatment. This is the result of Flec-SL, a controlled clinical trial conducted by the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET). The scientific paper has just been published in the Lancet.

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