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New algorithm guides catheters to accurately locate atrial fibrillation sources

New algorithm guides catheters to accurately locate atrial fibrillation sources

Simplified catheter ablation could slash waiting lists for atrial fibrillation patients

Simplified catheter ablation could slash waiting lists for atrial fibrillation patients

Catheter ablation better than drug therapy for reducing AFib episodes, but not for reducing death

Catheter ablation better than drug therapy for reducing AFib episodes, but not for reducing death

Ground-breaking computer models could boost treatment of common cardiac condition

Ground-breaking computer models could boost treatment of common cardiac condition

Loyola tests new catheter ablation system that can reach deeper into heart muscle

Loyola tests new catheter ablation system that can reach deeper into heart muscle

Johns Hopkins scientists successfully perform 3D personalized virtual simulations of the heart

Johns Hopkins scientists successfully perform 3D personalized virtual simulations of the heart

Biosense Webster enrolls and treats first patient in QDOT AF study

Biosense Webster enrolls and treats first patient in QDOT AF study

Anticoagulant drugs found safe to use in patients undergoing surgery for irregular heartbeat

Anticoagulant drugs found safe to use in patients undergoing surgery for irregular heartbeat

Atrial fibrillation patients could reduce risk of dementia by taking stroke prevention drugs

Atrial fibrillation patients could reduce risk of dementia by taking stroke prevention drugs

U.S. IDE study of THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH SF Catheter completes patient enrollment

U.S. IDE study of THERMOCOOL SMARTTOUCH SF Catheter completes patient enrollment

New biomarker may indicate success of popular treatment for atrial fibrillation

New biomarker may indicate success of popular treatment for atrial fibrillation

Radiation therapy can be used to treat patients with life-threatening heart rhythm

Radiation therapy can be used to treat patients with life-threatening heart rhythm

Catheter ablation provides better outcomes for AF patients than conventional drug therapies

Catheter ablation provides better outcomes for AF patients than conventional drug therapies

Cardiologists advocate for atrial fibrillation procedure that limits radiation exposure

Cardiologists advocate for atrial fibrillation procedure that limits radiation exposure

Penn researchers find AF ablation to be safe and effective for CHD patients

Penn researchers find AF ablation to be safe and effective for CHD patients

Long-term aspirin therapy shows no benefit for stroke reduction in low risk AF patients, study finds

Long-term aspirin therapy shows no benefit for stroke reduction in low risk AF patients, study finds

Researchers explore feasibility of carbon ions for treating cardiac arrhythmia

Researchers explore feasibility of carbon ions for treating cardiac arrhythmia

Landmark clinical trial testing new ablation procedure to treat life-threatening heart rhythm disorder

Landmark clinical trial testing new ablation procedure to treat life-threatening heart rhythm disorder

More than half of AF patients who undergo catheter ablation become asymptomatic, study reports

More than half of AF patients who undergo catheter ablation become asymptomatic, study reports

New guidelines highlight safety, efficacy of surgical ablation for treating atrial fibrillation

New guidelines highlight safety, efficacy of surgical ablation for treating atrial fibrillation