Atrial Fibrillation Rate Control Therapy Guided By Continuous Ambulatory Monitoring


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Atrial fibrillation with resting ventricular rate > 100 with rate control strategy indicated
- Atrial fibrillation is likely to be recurrent or persistent in the clinical judgment of the physician
- Patient able to be managed out of the hospital
- Ability to sign informed consent
- Ability to wear electrodes for the Cardionet device
- Patient willing to have home patient educator install Cardionet monitor in their home

Exclusion Criteria

- Inability to follow up with prescribed schedule of monitoring
- Concomitant use of antiarrhythmic drug
- Indication for hospitalization