Tag: radiofrequency ablation

Boston Scientific launches its DirectSense technology in the USA

Boston Scientific has announced the US launch of DirectSense technology, a tool for monitoring the effect of radiofrequency (RF) energy delivery during cardiac ablation...

AF ablation associated with phrenic nerve injury: Is this complication now...

Phrenic nerve injury is a well-established complication of all types of atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation and is most common with balloon-based approaches, writes Hugh...

OSYPKA AG launches HAT500® RF ablation system in Europe

OSYPKA AG has announced the launch of the HAT500® radiofrequency (RF) ablation system in Europe. The device received CE mark in October 2016. OSYPKA AG,...

Cryoballoon ablation demonstrates lower healthcare system costs compared to radiofrequency ablation

Analyses from the FIRE AND ICE trial has shown lower costs with cryoballoon catheter ablation compared to radiofrequency ablation—related to trial period—as a result...