Linear phased radiofrequency catheter ablation in the left and right atria for the treatment of atrial fibrillation

Academic Article

Abstract

  • Linear phased catheter ablation in the right (RA) and left atria (LA) was performed in staged procedures in ten patients with medically refractory atrial fibrillation (AF). After a followup duration of 54 + 38 days, 6 patients remain in sinus rhythm with 4 experiencing recurrent LA flutter. Complications included pericarditis in 1 patient and pericardial tamponade in 1 patient.
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    Author List

  • Walcott G; Hall J; Kay GN; Ellenbogen K; Wood M; Calkins H
  • Volume

  • 28
  • Issue

  • SUPPL. 1