What now for atrial fibrillation ablation?

Davies, David Wyn; O'Neill, Mark D.
November 2009
Heart;Nov2009, Vol. 92 Issue 21, p2
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the latest intervention for atrial fibrillation (AF) known as catheter ablation. It is reported that some hospitals are certain that they can treat atrial fibrillation attack through a specialized procedure plus ablation focusing on non-pulmonary venous triggers. Several factors are considered before patients with atrial fibrillation can undergo ablation including the outcome of drug therapy, risk of the procedure, and patient's benefits.


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