Next Article in Journal
Influence of Sedation Level and Ventilation Status on the Diagnostic Validity of Delirium Screening Tools in the ICU—An International, Prospective, Bi-Center Observational Study (IDeAS)
Previous Article in Journal
COVID-19 and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Patient Knowledge and Perceptions in a Single Center Survey
Open AccessReview

Bayés’ Syndrome—A Comprehensive Short Review

by Emma Murariu 1 and Attila Frigy 2,*
1
Department of Internal Medicine, Clinical County Hospital Mureș, Gh. Marinescu str. 1, 540103 Târgu Mureș, Romania
2
Department of Internal Medicine IV, G.E. Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Târgu Mureș, Gh. Marinescu str. 38, 540142 Târgu Mureș, Romania
*
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Medicina 2020, 56(8), 410; https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina56080410
Received: 5 July 2020 / Revised: 11 August 2020 / Accepted: 12 August 2020 / Published: 13 August 2020
(This article belongs to the Section Cardiology)
Prediction and early detection of atrial fibrillation (AF) remain a permanent challenge in everyday practice. Timely identification of an increased risk for AF episodes (which are frequently asymptomatic) is essential in the primary and secondary prevention of cardioembolic events. One of the noninvasive modalities of AF prediction is represented by the electrocardiographic P-wave analysis. This includes the study and diagnosis of interatrial conduction block (Bachmann’s bundle block). Bayés’ Syndrome (named after its first descriptor) denotes the association between interatrial conduction defect and supraventricular arrhythmias (mainly AF) predisposing to cardioembolic events. Our short review presents an update of the most important data concerning this syndrome: brief history, main ECG features, pathophysiological background and clinical implications. View Full-Text
Keywords: electrocardiography; P-wave; interatrial conduction block; atrial fibrillation electrocardiography; P-wave; interatrial conduction block; atrial fibrillation
Show Figures

Figure 1

MDPI and ACS Style

Murariu, E.; Frigy, A. Bayés’ Syndrome—A Comprehensive Short Review. Medicina 2020, 56, 410.

Show more citation formats Show less citations formats
Note that from the first issue of 2016, MDPI journals use article numbers instead of page numbers. See further details here.

Article Access Map by Country/Region

1
Back to TopTop