Factors associated with the development of atrial fibrillation in COPD patients: the role of P-wave dispersion.

Tukek T., Yildiz P., Akkaya V., Karan M., Atilgan D., Yilmaz V., ...More

Annals of noninvasive electrocardiology : the official journal of the International Society for Holter and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Inc, vol.7, no.3, pp.222-7, 2002 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Supraventricular tachyarrhythmia is a common problem in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients. The purpose of this study is to analyze the factors associated with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF) in COPD patients.