Premature atrial contractions (PACs), also known as atrial premature complexes (
APC) or atrial premature beats (APB), are a common cardiac dysrhythmia ...
Oct 29, 2015 ... Atrial premature complexes are also called premature atrial contractions (PACs)
and may cause heart palpitations or unusual awareness of ...
Apr 6, 2016 ... A premature contraction feels like your heart "skipped a beat." Premature atrial
contractions (PACs) start in the upper chambers of the heart ...
Premature Atrial Contractions (PACs) are amongst the most common forms of
arrhythmias. It is due to the premature discharge of an electrical impulse in the ...
A Premature Atrial Contraction (PAC) occurs when a focus in the atrium (not the
SA node), generates an action potential before the next scheduled SA node ...
Feb 18, 2016 ... Premature atrial contractions (PACs) and premature ventricular contractions (
PVCs) Sinus tachycardia.
(Atrial Ectopic Beats; Premature Atrial Contractions) ... An atrial premature beat is
an extra heartbeat caused by electrical activation of the atria from an abnormal ...
Care guide for Premature Atrial Contractions. Includes: possible causes, signs
and symptoms, standard treatment options and means of care and support.
Apr 21, 2015 ... Premature atrial contractions. These are early extra beats that start in the heart's
upper chambers, called the atria. They are harmless and ...
Circulation. 2012 Nov 6;126(19):2302-8. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.
112.112300. Epub 2012 Oct 9. Premature atrial contractions in the general ...