1. Al Emam AR, Almomani A, Gilani SA, Khalife WI. Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: One Disease, Variable Presentations, and Different Management Approaches. Int J Angiol. 2016 Sep;25(3):139-47.
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  25. Sen P, Kundu A, Sardar P, Chatterjee S, Nairooz R, Amin H, Aronow WS. Outcomes After Cardioversion in Atrial Fibrillation Patients Treated with Non-Vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants (NOACs): Insights from a Meta-Analysis. Am J Cardiovasc Drugs. 2016 Feb;16(1):33-41.
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