Tag: catheter ablation

atrial fibrillation

ESC 2019: Catheter ablation may be up to 10 times more...

Results from the Atrial fibrillation progression trial (ATTEST) were presented on 31 August at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2019 in Paris,...

ESC 2019: Guidelines on supraventricular tachycardias underline pivotal role of catheter...

The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) unveiled guidelines for treatment of supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) on the opening day of its Congress (ESC 2019; 31...

Eliminate AF shows low thromboembolic and bleeding events with edoxaban

Uninterrupted anticoagulation with edoxaban (Lixiana, Daiichi Sankyo) resulted in low rates of thromboembolic and bleeding events in patients with atrial fibrillation undergoing catheter ablation,...

CABANA finds reduced AF and better quality of life after ablation...

Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation leads to a reduction in atrial fibrillation, better quality of life and lower hospitalisations than medical therapy, but does...

Clinical trial data further demonstrate safety and effectiveness of RHYTHMIA mapping...

Data from the TRUE-HD study has been announced during a late-breaking clinical trial session at the annual congress of the European Heart Rhythm Association...
imricor

Imricor announces new developments in MR compatible ablation products

Imricor is developing a magnetic resonance (MR) compatible injection catheter and has announced a joint development agreement with MiRTLE Medical to integrate MiRTLE’s MR...

Measuring outcomes after catheter ablations for AF

Published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC): Clinical Electrophysiology, Björkenheim et al’s study of patient- and physician-reported outcomes of atrial...

Real-time cardiac mapping technology cleared by FDA

Acutus Medical has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the AcQMap high resolution imaging and mapping system as well as...

Catheter ablation lowers mortality in atrial fibrillation patients with heart failure

Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation significantly reduces mortality and hospitalisation in atrial fibrillation patients with heart failure in comparison with conventional treatment, data from...