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 ...
Jul 21, 2015 ... Premature atrial contractions (PACs) have long been considered a benign
electrophysiological phenomenon unlikely to result in serious ...
Oct 11, 2012 ... In the general population, 99% have premature atrial contractions, new research
shows. The frequency of premature atrial contractions was ...
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 ...
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 ...
Jun 25, 2013 ... Premature atrial contraction is a common form of supraventricular arrhythmias. In
rare cases, severe symptoms other than palpitation may occur ...
Circulation. 2012 Nov 6;126(19):2302-8. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.
112.112300. Epub 2012 Oct 9. Premature atrial contractions in the general ...