ACC.21: LAAO after heart surgery offers “new paradigm” for stroke prevention in AF patients

Patients with an elevated risk of stroke due to arrhythmia or atrial fibrillation (AF), were much less likely to suffer a stroke after undergoing...

AI allows early diagnosis of low ejection fraction in primary care

An electrocardiogram (EKG)-based artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm based can enable the early diagnosis of low ejection fraction in patients in routine primary care, according...

Single-shot pulsed-field ablation yields “excellent” PVI durability

Pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) with a “single-shot” pulsed-field ablation (PFA) catheter results in excellent PVI durability and acceptable safety with a low one-year rate...

Acutus Medical announces CE mark approval for suite of EP products

Acutus Medical has announced CE mark approval for a broad suite of electrophysiology (EP) products including the AcQCross family of universal transseptal crossing devices,...

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