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period

noun age, bout, continuance, course, duration, eon, epoch, era, hitch, interval, juncture, length of time, limited time, point, season, shift, span, spell, stage, stint, stretch, tenure, term, time, time interval, time stretch, tour, while
Associated concepts: period of redemption
See also: age, annum, cycle, date, duration, expiration, life, moratorium, tenure, term, time
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A failure was defined according to Heart Rhythm Society Guidelines as any episode of AF, atrial flutter or atrial tachycardia (the latter two are considered identical for purpose of outcomes) lasting more than 30 seconds detected after the 3-month post-procedural blanking period by EKG or continuous implanted monitor.
Oral antiarrhythmic agents were discontinued following an approximate three month blanking period after the procedure.
Following a 60-day blanking period, 7/9 patients were free from symptomatic AF episodes greater than 1 min through 16 weeks follow-up.