fibrillate

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make fine, irregular, rapid twitching movements

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The obvious place to start assessing fibrillation triggers is to map the pulmonary veins with a lasso catheter and isolate any culprit pulmonary veins.
Other important rationales for an individualized approach to catheter ablation is that it's possible to identify the important triggers and drivers of atrial fibrillation in each patient, and that the end point of treatment in the electrophysiology lab is to treat until fibrillation is no longer inducible and no longer triggered by a dose of isoproterenol.
BOSTON -- A tailored approach to catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation is better than using a standard lesion set in all patients.
The basic tenets underlying a tailored strategy are that all atrial fibrillation is not the same, the less ablation the better, and a "one size fits all" approach would mean that some patients get more ablation than they need and others don't get enough, Dr.